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ESSENTIAL HAN JIAN

DESCRIPTIONS & TECHNICAL DATA

Essential Han Jian is the quintessential single hand military Han Jian and is an essential version of the White Arc with the same great handling.  


Essential Han Jian exemplified the signature characteristics of Han Jian: an austere, long, slim, light and sharp single hand sword.  


Classic Han dynasty aesthetic, elegant and minimalist.


A great choice for your first authentic Han Jian or your second Han Jian for practice.


Blade

Blade only weight:  600 g (1 lb. 5.16 oz)

Sword only weight:  approx. 810 g (1 lb. 12.5 oz)

Blade length: 95 cm (37.5")  Tang length: 16.5 cm (6.5")  

Total length: 111.5 cm, (44")  

Smooth tapering

Width at hand guard: 30 mm,  Width at tip: 17 mm   

Thickness: 7 mm - 2.5 mm at the tip

POB:  approx. 20 cm (8") from hand guard

Blade Profile: diamond 4 surfaces

High carbon manganese steel 

Great heat treatment:  Great hardness and flexibility


Fittings

Solid brass fittings. 

The hand guard has the classical smooth round corners with a slight indentation on the surface,  subtle and beautiful.


Scabbard

Hard wood scabbard stain in black.