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This is actually one of my favorite types of swords... The disk on the hilt acts as a counter weight making it very easy to swing and control...CW

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Ohh! Okay. Got it. Could never figure out what a rapier was.... I knew it was a sword but had no clue what kind. (It was the kind that Reep had)

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Development Outline of Medieval Sword Forms c. 500 - 1500 AD, from 1998 Paladin swordsmanship book by John Clements: The Association for Renaissance Martial Arts

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Ninja also known as #Ninjato is constructed shorter as compared to the katana swords. Read more at our article here about #Ninja #Sword.

Ninja also known as #Ninjato is constructed shorter as compared to the katana swords. Read more at our article here about #Ninja #Sword.

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This double-edged sword was found in the River Witham near Lincoln. It is an extremely well preserved example of the type of sword which was common from about 1300. Overall length: 960 mm Blade length: 815 mm Read more: http://sword-site.com/thread/273/oakeshott-type-medieval-sword-circa#ixzz3YmPZk0x5

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