PC2311 Paul Chen Mini French Swept Hilt Rapier. 17th Century. 8" overall. 5 1/2" blade. Faithfully replicates period sword in every detail. Blade is forged from maraging steel, a steel typically associated with the sport fencing world, then tempered in a process unique to this material, creating the flexibility inherent in the rapier style. Includes stand. Gift boxed.