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Rapier

Cost 20 gp Weight 2 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium) Critical 18–20/x2 Type piercing
Category one-handed Proficiency martial
Weapon Group light blades
Special finesse

You can use the Weapon Finesse feat to apply your Dexterity modifier instead of your Strength modifier to attack rolls with a rapier sized for you, even though it isn’t a light weapon.

You can’t wield a rapier in two hands in order to apply 1-1/2 times your Strength bonus to damage.

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Pathfinder RPG Core Rulebook. Copyright 2009, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Jason Bulmahn, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.