Early German Rapier
A well proportioned and lovely sword, typical of many early rapiers from the late C16th - early C17th. This has a diamond section tapered blade, pierced decorative hilt sections and very wieldable weight and balance. Ideal for the practising historical fencer or discerning collector.
- Overall length - 42 3/4" (108.5cm)
- Blade length - 36 3/4" (93.3cm)
- Quillion width - 9 1/2" (24.1cm)
- Weight - Just over 2lbs (940g)
- Point of Balance - 4 3/4" (12cm) from cross