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The rapier was primarily a civilian dueling sword since the 16th century.

This socalled "Pappenheimer" sword is characterized by a basket-shaped guard that protects the hand.

It takes its name from Gottfried Heinrich zu Pappenheim, a field marshal of the 30-years-war.

This Swept Hilt Basket Rapier features a non-sharpened blade made of high carbon steel, a sharp point and a wire-wrapped grip.

The scabbard is made of leather-wrapped wood and provides a throat and chape made of metal.

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Pappenheimer Rapier

  • Overall length: approx. 114 cm
    Blade length: approx. 92 cm
    Handle length: approx. 15 cm
    Weight: approx. 1600 g

    Specs may slightly vary from piece to piece.