If you are looking for a rapier to add to your fighting style, then you should make sure to check out the 17th Century German Rapier. Made from high carbon steel, this sword has a thin, double-edged blade with a diamond cross-section. Also, the blade has a ricasso. The sword continues with a swept hilt crossguard. The crossguard has twisting and curved quillons. This design is not only appealing, but it also protects the wielders hand by keeping a blade from sliding down onto the hand. Next, the mild steel hilt has a wooden, wire-wrapped handle before ending in a cylindrical pommel. The wire is twisted steel with brass spacers. Finally, this sword comes with a wooden scabbard. Black leather covers the scabbard. It has a steel throat and chape. This functional sword is a great option for historical reenactments and adding to sword collections. The 17th Century German Rapier looks wonderful on display in your home or office.
- Features a wire-wrapped, swept hilt design
- Has a thin, double-edged blade
- Comes with a black scabbard
- Fully functional
- Great for reenactments and collections
- Made from high carbon steel
- Grip is wood wrapped in steel
- Scabbard is wood with leather
- Overall Length: 42.8 Inches
- Blade Length: 36.3 Inches
- Weight: 2 Pounds 6.5 Ounces
Measurements are approximate.