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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Winter Sun Katana

Item # SD35220
The macaque, also called the Japanese snow monkey, knows that survival requires communal support, especially during the winter chill. The Winter Sun Katana mirrors the cold reality of the darkest days of the year in its design.
$436.00

WMA Federschwert Reenactment Sword

Item # DS-1702
The WMA Federschwert Reenactment Sword is a replica of a training sword used in fencing schools throughout the Renaissance. Constructed to match the weight and balance of the actual swords, this piece provides a genuine experience.
$375.00

Wood Grip Rapier

Item # SH1024
Swept hilt rapiers are classic fencing swords, used for centuries as ways of solving gentlemanly disagreements among nobles. Based upon designs from 17th century Europe, this Wood Grip Rapier is a traditional Renaissance fencing sword.
$282.00

Wood Handled Zatoichi Stick Sword

Item # SH2267
A prominent figure in several aspects of Japanese culture, Zatoichi is the legendary blind samurai. The Wood Handled Zatoichi Stick Sword is designed after his iconic weapon used in the long running book, television, and film series.
$264.00

Wooden Hilt Shirasaya

Item # NP-F-906-WD
As the enemy approaches, you remain calm and collected. You swiftly wield the Wooden Hilt Shirasaya against them and emerge victorious from the battle. This functional sword looks great on the battlefield and on display in your home.
$91.90

WW2 Army Officers Saber

Item # AH-3132
This WW2 Army Officer Saber combines the heraldic look of the lion with the equally potent symbolism of the sword to create a powerful weapon that embodies the notions of military might, leadership, and personal skill.
$170.10