Chinese Warrior Guan Dao War Sword
Capture a bit of the majesty of Ancient China with this exceptionally designed Chinese Guan Dao War Sword. Reminiscent of the Japanese Naginata, the guan dao is a form of halberd and a fierce medieval weapon in its own right. Now regarded as the traditional weapon of the famous Shaolin monks, it is an ideal practice weapon for those studying the martial arts. Measuring an impressive 53 inches, the weapon is surprisingly light at just 3.3 pounds, making it easier to wield and maneuver around with. This is in accordance with contemporary practice; its purpose being more to disarm an opponent and deflect strikes rather than to attack offensively. Constructed from high quality stainless steel with a handsome black finish, the blade is 25 inches long and comes very sharp out of the box. A FREE black nylon snap fastened sheath is included. Overall Length: 53 Inches Blade Length: 25 Inches Blade Thickness: 2.5 mm Handle Length: 28 Inches Handle Material: Nylon Cord Wrapped Wood Includes: Black leather snap fastened sheath.