The Cold Steel Two Handed Great Sword is big, strong, and everything a sword should be. Despite the Great Sword's size, it is well balanced and wields extremely well for those who can handle it. The 1055 High Carbon blade measures 39.78" long, and is extremely strong and durable. The handle is constructed from wood, and wrapped in leather. The handle is designed extra-long, so you can get a full two-handed grip. The massive steel pommel protects your hands from other swords, but also helps balance the long blade. If you're looking for the ultimate sword, pick up a Great Sword today, and make sure you use both hands.