This rapier is a replica of originals from the late sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. In this period the rapier was used instead of the sword in Europe. The rapier originated in Spain in the fifteenth century as a weapon for self-defense and duels. In the following century people started using the rapier in the war. It was primarily a weapon for the elite with its beautiful streamlined forms.
This rapier made of carbon steel is semi-sharp with a grip wrapped with steel wire. It is delivered including a black leather scabbard with steel ends.
Material: carbon steel (rapier), leather, wood, steel (scabbard);
Total length: 112 cm;
Blade length: 95 cm;
Weight: 1100 g;
Steel type: carbon steel;
Edge: semi-sharp (0.5 - 1 mm);
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: steel wire;
Delivery including black scabbard;
Based on historical original: Yes
Transport weight (in grams): 2000 *
We do not sell this product to customers under the age of 18. Click here for more information on the European arms acts.
This item is semi-sharp and designed for decorative purposes. It can be made razor sharp at a surcharge. When using the sharpening service, the return right and warranty expires. The extra delivery time is approx. 2 weeks
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