Functional Swords

Every battle ready sword available on Buying a Sword can be found here in the Functional Swords category. These combat weapons are crafted to be able to withstand the rigors of use, designed by renowned manufacturers like Tinker Pearce, Windlass, CAS Iberia, and Hanwei. Made from high carbon steel, many of these re-enactment swords are designed for historical accuracy, ensuring that they work equally well as collectibles and display weapons. These functional blades come in a range of styles inspired by various Cultures and Eras, including Scottish and Celtic, Roman, Greek, Viking, Medieval, Renaissance, Pirate, Civil War, Oriental, and others. Browse for a few moments, and you will see claymores, rapiers, broadswords, bastard swords, scimitars, sabers, cutlasses, shashkas, katana, hand and a half swords, and many, many more options to suit your needs.
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Tori XL Light Katana

Item # SH6007LFF
If you need a lighter blade but one that will reward you with clean cuts during your competitions, then be sure to wield the Tori XL Light Katana. This sword is great for competitive cutting. Use it during martial art practices.
$1,364.00

Tourney Arming Sword

Item # SM36030
A great example of re-enactment weaponry, the Tourney Arming Sword comes in a blunt design that is perfect for training and stage combat. The functional sword is forged from 9260 high carbon spring steel tempered to about 50 Hrc.
$242.00

Tourney Hand and a Half Knightly Sword

Item # SM36040
A close recreation of the famous Oakeshott Type XVIIIa.4 sword from Records of the Medieval sword, this Tourney Hand and a Half Knightly Sword has been modified slightly to make it safe for medieval reenactment and stage performance.
$251.00

Tourney Viking Sword

Item # SM36020
With a design that rings like a bell when struck in combat, the Tourney Viking Sword serves as a fantastic re-enactment weapon. The functional sword is forged from 9260 spring steel that is tempered to around 50 Hrc.
$242.00

Tri-Blossom Katana

Item # MC-MAZ-023F
Over the years you have learned the art of the sword. You display your skills and prowess before the emperor. You receive Tri-Blossom Katana as a gift. This elegant sword makes a great addition to a reenactment outfit or collection.
$160.00

Tri-Lobed Godfred Sword

Item # AH-6966
Even Viking Kings preferred their swords to be hardy and battle-ready, rather than overly decorated. This Tri-Lobed Godfred Sword is named after a Danish King in the Viking era, one who took great steps to defend against the Franks.
$167.53

Trojan Short Sword

Item # ED2016
Featuring a magnificently stylish and functional design, the Trojan Short Sword embodies the styling of late Bronze Age weaponry with a leaf-shaped blade design, which is fairly short, as swords tended to be in this era.
$428.00

Trondheim Viking Sword

Item # SH2296
Patterned after swords that have been discovered in the area around Trodheim, Norway, the sword exhibits early ninth-century styling, a time when the Norwegian Vikings were pillaging Britain and Ireland.
$748.00

Tsar Nicholas II Shashka Saber

Item # SH2481
The shashka cavalry saber has roots in the 12th century Caucasus region of Europe. Long associated with the Cossacks, the Tsar Nicholas II Shashka Saber reproduces a standard military issue for the Russian cavalry of the day.
$510.00

Twisted Hand and a Half Sword

Item # AH-3402
A little bit of flare can make your weapon into a personal statement, one that allies and enemies will come to recognize. This Twisted Hand and a Half Sword certainly features that touch of flare, as well as a hardy and effective look.
$210.37

Two Handed Danish Sword With Scabbard

Item # DS-1352
Two-handed swords were not always designed to fit into the cut and thrust style of combat that gained so much favor in the later 15th century, but the design of this Two Handed Danish Sword with Scabbard fits the era with ease.
$630.00

Two Handed Danish Sword With Scabbard and Belt

Item # DS-1352B
Two-handed swords were not always designed to fit into the cut and thrust style of combat that gained so much favor in the late 15th century, but this Two Handed Danish Sword with Scabbard and Belt fits into the era with ease.
$725.00