The Sword of Cedrus

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The Sword of Cedrus view from the handle of the Sword looking down the blade.
The Sword of Cedrus view from the hand guard looking down the handle of the Sword.
The Sword of Cedrus inside its wooden leather wrapped scabbard showing the spring steel fittings.

The Sword of Cedrus symbolizes the protecting, punishing and judging authority of the Princess and the Princely family as well as the Princess's role as Commander-in-Chief of the Northern Armed Forces. It is sometimes also referred to as the Sword of Temporal Justice. It is the personal property of the Head of the Princely Family and is currently used and worn by the Princess on a daily basis. The Sword of Cedrus makes up part of the Crown Jewels of the Northern Forests.

About the Sword

It is a clean and graceful single-hand sword with excellent handling characteristics. This sword was crafted using medieval blacksmith techniques and high carbon spring steel. The blade finish is far from being polished and replicates what the medieval swordsmith was able to achieve. The elongated hexagonal pommel and handguard are made of solid steel and gives this blade a superb balance. The 27-1/4 inch 1566 High-carbon steel blade with a diamond cross section will perform with fearsome cutting ability and excellent point control for the thrust. An exceptional fighting sword which features a 7-1/4 inch hardwood grip covered in black leather, steel fittings and measures 35-1/2 inches overall. This sword is battle-ready with a beautiful genuine leather wrapped scabbard with steel fittings.

Key Features

  • Steel fittings
  • High-carbon steel blade
  • Leather scabbard
  • Peened Pommel

Measurements

  • Overall: 35 1/4"
  • Blade Length: 27 1/4"
  • Handle Length: 8"
  • Weight: 2lb 8oz

Matters of State

The Princess uses the Sword of Cedrus during all Knighthood ceremonies, at all state functions, festivals, cermonies, official state visits from foreign dignitaries, and carries it for everyday use in the Principality and all Her lands. She will rarely venture forth to places that prohibit Her using or wearing the Sword of Cedrus. The Sword of Cedrus is part of the Crown Jewels of the Principality of the Northern Forests.