The Decorative Swords category here at Buying a Sword contains every ornamental sword available on the site. These collectible weapons are crafted with attention to detail by top manufacturers like Marto, Art Gladius, and Denix, often featuring precious metals, gems, engraving, sculpted handles, and other embellishments that make them ideal for display. A number of these excellent decorative blades are licensed swords, including a number of designs from Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones, Conan the Barbarian, the Legend of Zelda, and other popular media. These ornamental blades come in many styles, including ceremonial sabers, fantasy swords, gladiator swords, musketeer rapiers, Scottish claymores, pirate cutlasses, Excalibur replicas, Egyptian khopeshes, and many more. Whether you want a costume sword for a re-enactment or performance or fantastic display sword for your home decor or wedding, you can find a large number of options here at Buying a Sword!
Perfect for military enthusiasts, the 1840 NCO Sword displays the style still used today for honor guards and presentations. This type of sword has been carried by sergeants and other non-commissioned officers since the Civil War.
Nicknamed Old Wristbreaker due to its heavy blade, the Model 1840 Cavalry Saber as US Army sword based on the 1822 French hussar sabre. This 1840 Wood Handle Cavalry Trooper Sword is inspired by that traditional military sword.
The 1851 Pattern Basket-hilt Broadsword was standard officer issue in the Highland regiments from Victorian to modern times. It has an etched blade with the George V cipher. The red basket liner and pommel make it an attractive piece.
This 1860 Black Handle Cavalry Saber is based on the Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber. First used on both sides of the American Civil War, there were three different versions made, for officers, enlisted men, and ceremonial use.
Employing fine Venetian styling, the 18th Century Decorative Italian Sword is an exceptional decor piece for those who enjoy the appeal of historical weaponry. This sword emulates the appearance of side swords used in the 18th century.
The Freemasons gave the Masonic Sword as an award of rank and merit. The engravings on the sword and scabbard displayed the symbols of the movement. This replica faithfully reproduces the detail of a Masonic sword of the period.
The Cutlass was a short slashing sword, ideal for close quarters battles aboard ships. The cutlass was issued to the Naval personnel of many countries, and this piece by Denix replicates a French naval style of the early 19th century.
Does the old adage of two being better than one apply to swords, just as it does to heads? Yes it does! This 2 Piece Silver Ninja Sword Set puts a pair of straight-edged blades into your hands that add modern style to the ninjas weapons.
Gladius Medieval style swords like the Agincourt Sword have 440C stainless steel blades that are fully tempered, but they are primarily intended for use as collectibles and decorative pieces with their eye-catching details.
Gladius Medieval style swords like the Agincourt Sword with Scabbard have 440C stainless steel blades that are fully tempered, but they are primarily intended for use as collectibles and decorative pieces with their eye-catching details.
The scimitar, from the Persian word shamshir, meaning lions tail or claw, is the Arabian version of the cutlass sword. With its short, curved, single-edged blade, the Arabic Scimitar by Marto is the very picture of an ideal scimitar.
A Dothraki chief who marries Daenerys Targaryen, Khal Drogo is an astonishingly fearless and fierce warrior, whose skill with an arakh is unrivaled. The Arakh of Khal Drogo is an exact replica of the favored weapon of this horse-lord.