"At no moment did I ever consider this to be a burden," he said. "It was an effervescent treat to be working with such an object. It truly had an energy of its own."
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"For an object of this iconic significance, the most important consideration is to not do anything that is too intrusive," he said. "This sword is of the very highest workmanship. This is absolutely top notch."