The sign of life; a breath, a heartbeat, a look. These must be protected. The strong know this. The Vital Sign Medieval Sword is a carbon steel full tang sword with a black leather wrap around the handle. The sheath features red and black as well as a crossed box imprint pattern and comes complete with a shoulder strap for easy carry when not in use. The blade on the Vital Sign is full heat-treated carbon steel with a fuller for reduced weight. This sword is only 2.75 lbs. so anyone can hold it easily. The blade is a full 25.75 inches with a handle that is 7 inches so this is no toy. The Vital Sign Medieval Sword is the perfect piece for any medieval costume or collector. Overall Length: 32.5 Inches. Weight: 2.75 lbs.