This is a replica of LiuYe Dao/Willow leaf sabre which was the primary weapon in Qing Dynasty, we always call it Qing Dao. We forged this sword using folded steel, full functional Willow leaf blade shape ready for real use. clay tempered process according to traditional method. full hand polish and sharpened. the fittings are made out of hollow-out casting barss. quality and elegant. the sword created as full tang construction, powerful and strength. the scabbard and handle material is rosewood. this is a dignified sword for collection or display.