Ruyi is a curved decorative object that serves as a ceremonial sceptre in Chinese Buddhism or a talisman symbolizing power and good fortune in Chinese folklore. The blade of this Ruyi jian sword is hand forged, 13 times folding procedures, 8,192 layers. Gold fire pattern on blade is special treated by electroplating. The tsuba, fuchi, kashira are made of exquisite brass. The scabbard and handle are top quality black ebony. This sword is sharpened to allow for cutting exercises.Ruyi Jian Chinese ..