1746 Scottish Basket Hilt backsword replica up for auction August 23, 2023 - 00:00 Posted in: Around The County If you’ve ever been looking for a sword to wield as a mighty Highland warrior, this 1746 Scottish Basket-Hilt single- edged Backsword is for you!Jeff Cunkleman, member of the Eula and David Wintermann Library Board is pictured here with his Scottish Basket Hilt Backsword and scabbard. It is an exact ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!