This straight double edged, sacred sword is perfectly balanced, weighted and sized. The shortsword can be used with a single or both hands, and maneuvers seamlessly.
Worthy of collection, presentation and a battle functional cutting and thrusting Jian weapon.
- Hand forged folded Damascus steel sword blade – renowned blade characteristics including a razor sharp cutting edge and excellent natural resilience to chipping & blade fracture.
- Generous hand and a half sword handle – facilitates seamless weapon maneuvering.
- Premium quality sword fittings, handle & scabbard materials.
- Decorative sword – elegant and presentable ceremonial sword with beautiful energy, feel and symmetry (highly collectable).
- Battle ready sword – fully functional and deadly combat sword.
Jian Chinese Sword Specifications:
- Note: Sword stand is NOT included, and is shown only for demonstration purposes.
- Overall length: 88.5cm.
- Blade length: 60.5cm.
- Blade width: 4cm (at widest point).
- Blade thickness: 0.9cm (at thickest point).
- Handle length: 25.7cm.
- Blade material: Hand forged folded Damascus steel.
- Blade shape: 8 sided octahedral shaped blade.
- Hardness: 60 HRC.
- Handle material: Hardwood plated + pure copper sheet – gilded in red & gold colors.
- Saya (scabbard): Hardwood plated + pure copper sheet – gilded in a gold color.
- Sword fittings: Hand carved copper – gilded in a gold color.
- Gem stone type: Red Jade.
- Weight: 2.52kg (including scabbard weight); 1.72kg (sword weight only).
- Item: Chinese Jian sword.