Hanwei Cup-Hilt Letter Opener - MH2281
Hanwei Cup-Hilt Letter Opener
Rapiers, carried by the gentry of Europe in the 17th century, were used both for personal defense and for settling gentlemanly disagreements. Long extolled as the pinnacle of rapier design, the Spanish or Cup-Hilt rapier undoubtedly combined style and function very effectively.
These letter openers from CAS Hanwei are the perfect functional accent to any home or office decor. Crafted in steel with a distinctive antiqued patina, each piece is a small version of one of our full-sized swords and represents a style unique to its own time in history. Each is provided with its own stand and is packaged with a card detailing its origins.