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    3 Set Samurai Swords

    $310.00$550.00

    Introducing the “3 Set Samurai Swords”, an extraordinary collection designed for the discerning martial artist and collector. Crafted from high manganese steel, each sword showcases a robust, roasted black blade that measures an impressive 28.3″, 20.1″, and 12.6″ respectively. The well-balanced weights of 2.9 lb, 2.2 lb, and 1.5 lb ensure precision in every swing. The handles are tightly wrapped in winding rope over hard wood for a secure grip, while the tsuba, crafted from alloy, promotes traditional aesthetics and functional safety. Each sword’s scabbard, or saya, features polished hard wood, completing the ensemble with elegance and style. Enhance your collection with these magnificent blades, encapsulating the spirit and craftsmanship of the samurai.

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    Black Blade Katana Set

    $290.00$490.00

    Introducing the Black Blade Katana Set, a majestic trio of samurai swords crafted from High manganese steel. Each blade is roasted to a sleek black finish, reflecting the depths of the shadows from which a samurai draws his strength. The precision-engineered sharpness and the robust alloy tsuba forge a formidable appearance, while the elegant hard wood saya with lacquer safeguards each sword with grace.

    Weights transition from a balanced 2.9 lbs for the full-length katana to lighter 1.5 lbs and 1.1 lbs for the shorter blades, ensuring adaptability in display and handling. The set spans overall lengths from 40.6 inches to a compact 20.9 inches with blade lengths tailored to the precision of historical weaponry. Delivered in a bespoke sword bag, this set promises to be the jewel of any collector’s array or a splendid initiation into the world of samurai lore.

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    Black Tanto Sword

    $250.00

    Discover the art of Japanese craftsmanship with the Black Tanto Sword, an embodiment of precision and tradition. This sleek weapon features a blade forged from intricate Hundred Steelmaking Pattern Steel, known for its stunning Damascus patterns that enhance both strength and beauty. The sword measures 20.5 inches in overall length with a 12.6-inch blade, carefully housed in a high-quality Ebony saya (scabbard) that complements its refined aesthetic. Note: a tsuba is not included in this model. Each blade is unique, handcrafted to perfection, and comes with a cotton bag for preservation. Elevate your collection with this exquisite, hand-forged Black Tanto Sword.

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    Damascus Steel Sword Set

    $1,100.00

    Introducing the “Damascus Steel Sword Set”, a trio of exquisitely handcrafted katanas, merging ancient tradition with artisanal skill. Each sword in this set is formed from Hundred Steelmaking Pattern Steel, known for its distinctive, flowing water-like patterns and unmatched sharpness. The katanas measure at respectively 40.1″, 30.7″, and 20.5″ in total length, with blades finely polished and extended to a sharp 28.6″.

    The saya, or scabbard, is meticulously crafted from solid wood, elegantly wrapped in silver wire and painted. The handles are adorned with genuine fish skin and wrapped in a tight rope, ensuring a firm grip and superior control. Each blade is securely mounted with a copper alloy tsuba, enhancing the sword’s balance and beauty.

    This set is perfect for practitioners and collectors alike, embodying strength, grace, and the warrior spirit. Connoisseurs will appreciate the deep cultural roots and exceptional craftsmanship embodied in each piece.

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    Ghost of Tsushima Katana Replica

    $290.00

    Step into the world of legends with the “Ghost of Tsushima Katana Replica”. This exquisite piece is a must-have for enthusiasts and collectors alike, meticulously handcrafted using high manganese steel for supreme durability and sharpness. The 40.1-inch long katana boasts a 28.3-inch blade, encased in a solid wood saya (scabbard), completed with a handle wrapped in a traditionally styled rope for a firm grip. The intricately designed tsuba (guard) and alloy fittings enhance its elegance and authenticity, making it not just a weapon, but a piece of art. Embark on your samurai journey with this battle-ready masterpiece.

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    Ghost of Tsushima Replica Sword

    $310.00

    Step into the world of samurai valiance with the “Ghost of Tsushima Replica Sword”. This exquisitely crafted set features a katana and tanto, both forged from high-manganese steel and designed for the modern warrior. The katana measures an impressive 40.1 inches, with a blade stretching 28.3 inches, while the tanto stands at 20.1 inches long, featuring a 13.0-inch blade. Each sword boasts a ferroalloy tsuba and is encased in a solid wood, meticulously painted saya. These full-tang, razor-sharp blades are battle-ready and come with a cotton sword bag for protection. Embrace the spirit of a legendary samurai with these stunning blades, perfect for collection or display.

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    Ghost of Tsushima Sword Replica

    $290.00

    Wield the spirit of a legendary warrior with the “Ghost of Tsushima Sword Replica”. This exquisitely crafted weapon features a blade fashioned from high manganese steel to deliver uncompromising strength and sharpness. The full tang katana design ensures battle-ready reliability for any collector or enthusiast. Ensconced in a solid wood saya with paint finish, and held by a tightly wound rope handle, this sword boasts an impressive overall length of 40.1 inches. The detailed tsuba made from ferroalloy enhances its traditional aesthetic. Weighing between 2.87 to 1.54 pounds, each sword is a testament to the art of ancient sword-making, ready to tell its tale in your hands.

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    Gold Black and Red Sword

    $290.00

    Discover the prowess and elegance of the “Gold Black and Red Sword”, a masterfully crafted katana that embodies the spirit of the samurai. This impressive weapon features a blade forged from high manganese steel, ensuring a razor-sharp edge and exceptional durability. The overall length of 40.1 inches offers a commanding presence, with a 28.3-inch nagasa that promises precision in every cut.

    The katana is paired with an exquisitely designed alloy tsuba, enhancing its traditional aesthetics and functionality. Encased in a sleek, lacquered hardwood saya, it exudes a mysterious allure in its deep, contrasting hues, perfect for both display and practice. At 3.08 pounds, it is as agile as it is formidable, complete with accessories including a sword bag for its protection and care. Embrace the art of the blade with this unique, powerful katana.

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    Handmade Japanese Tanto

    $140.00

    Discover the artistry and power of the “Handmade Japanese Tanto,” a real testament to traditional craftsmanship. This exquisite piece boasts a blade of High Manganese Steel, measuring 12.6 inches long and 1.2 inches wide, perfect for both collectors and martial arts enthusiasts. The sword’s overall length reaches a remarkable 20.9 inches. Designed with a handle and scabbard crafted from elegant wenge wood, and featuring a beautifully alloy-crafted tsuba, this Tanto is not only a weapon but a piece of art. Weighing just 1.65 pounds, it balances gracefully for skilled manoeuvres. Embrace the legacy, precision, and durability that this Tanto brings to your collection.

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    Japanese Samurai Sword Set

    $390.00$550.00

    Introducing the “Japanese Samurai Sword Set” – an exquisite ensemble of craftsmanship and tradition. This trio of swords, crafted from high-performance folded patterned steel with a visible hamon, showcases exceptional sharpness and a stunning aesthetic. Each katana in the set weighs between 1.86 lbs and 2.87 lbs, offering a balanced and responsive handling experience. The blades range in length from 12.6 inches to 28.3 inches, tailored for various ceremonial or display purposes.

    The handles are wrapped in durable winding rope over hard wood, ensuring a secure grip, while the tsuba made of copper not only protects the hand but also enhances the sword’s beauty. Encased in a striking rosewood saya, these katanas are a testament to the warrior’s soul. Whether for collection or gifting, this set embodies the spirit of the samurai, merging elegance with functionality.

    Complemented by a custom sword bag, the “Japanese Samurai Sword Set” promises to be a revered addition to any collection.

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    Japanese Sword Set

    $320.00$400.00

    Introducing the “Japanese Sword Set” – a trio of exquisitely crafted Katanas, each forged from T10 Steel Clay Tempered With Hamon for unparalleled sharpness and durability. The swords feature sophisticated rosewood tsuka (handle) and rosewood saya (scabbard), seamlessly blending traditional aesthetics with modern craftsmanship. The set includes three sizes: a majestic 39.4 inches, a versatile 28.7 inches, and a compact 18.9 inches, each with a weight conversion of 3.09 lbs, 2.43 lbs, and 1.54 lbs respectively.

    Embrace the spirit of the samurai with this elegant set, complete with a sword bag for each piece. Crafted with precision and care, these Katanas are not just weapons but a testament to the art of sword-making. Perfect for collectors and martial arts enthusiasts alike. Own a piece of history, beautifully designed to captivate and awe.

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    Katana and Tanto

    $290.00

    Introducing the “Katana and Tanto” – a prestigious pair of swords that showcase the art of Japanese weaponry. Each blade is masterfully forged from high manganese steel, etched with an intricate engraved dragon that adds a touch of mystique and tradition. The Katana measures an impressive 40.1 inches overall with a blade length of 28.3 inches, while the Tanto is a compact 21.7 inches in total length with a 13.0-inch blade.

    The strength of the alloy tsuba offers resilience and aesthetic grace, harmonizing with the hard wooden winding rope handle. This set’s saya, a sleek lacquer-finished scabbard, ensures striking presentability and protection. Weighing 3.1 lbs for the Katana and 1.76 lbs for the Tanto, this set balances heft and maneuverability. Included is a sword bag for elegant storage and transport. Perfect for collectors and martial arts enthusiasts alike!

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    Katana and Tanto Set

    $340.00

    Introducing the Katana and Tanto Set, a magnificent blend of tradition and craftsmanship, perfect for martial arts aficionados and collectors alike. This set features two beautifully crafted swords: a katana weighing 3.1 lbs and a tanto at 1.8 lbs, both forged from high manganese steel. The katana, with an overall length of 40.1 inches, and the tanto, measuring 21.7 inches, promise both reach and maneuverability. The meticulously shaped alloy tsuba enhances balance, while the hard wooden saya, finished with lacquer, protects and complements the blade. Cherish the feel of history and quality with every swoosh through the air!

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    Katana Set of 3

    $390.00$690.00

    Introducing the Katana Set of 3, a trio of meticulously crafted swords, each symbolizing the power and grace of traditional samurai weaponry. These katanas boast blades forged from high-quality High manganese steel, designed for sharpness and expertly mirror-ground for a flawless finish. The tsuka (handle) combines a robust winding rope with hard wooden cores, ensuring durability and a firm grip. Each sword is complemented by an artistically designed copper tsuba, enhancing its elegance. The set is enclosed in hard wooden saya, each polished with lacquer for preservation and aesthetic appeal. Whether for display, collection, or use, this katana set transcends the ordinary, becoming a testament to the warrior’s journey. Included are sword bags for safekeeping. Experience the blend of tradition and craftsmanship with these exceptional swords.

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    Katana Set White

    $320.00

    Introducing the majestic “Katana Set White” – a resplendent ensemble that brings the enduring spirit of the Samurai into the modern age. This exquisite set features a katana and tanto, each forged from high-quality T10 steel clay tempered with a distinct Hamon, ensuring exceptional durability and a razor-sharp edge.

    The katana measures an impressive 40.1 inches with a weight of about 2.87 pounds, while the tanto stretches to 21.7 inches and weighs approximately 1.54 pounds. Both swords boast solid wood handles, intricately wrapped in winding rope to enhance grip and control during handling. The alloy tsuba components, combined with the copper fittings, ensure your safety and the swords’ structural integrity. The elegant saya, adorned in a pristine white, complements the striking aesthetic of each blade.

    These swords are not just weapons but a symbol of craftsmanship and tradition, making the “Katana Set White” not only a collector’s delight but also an emblem of success and good fortune.

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    Katana Sword Set

    $900.00$1,200.00

    Unleash the legacy of the samurai with the Katana Sword Set. This exquisite collection features three meticulously crafted swords: a katana, wakizashi, and tanto. Each blade boasts a stunning Sanmai blade structure, encapsulating 1095 high carbon steel for a razor-sharp edge and folded steel for durability and a mesmerizing appearance. The set emphasizes traditional aesthetics with copper, gold-plated, and silver-plated tsuba, enhancing each sword’s elegance. The handles are wrapped in winding rope atop hard wooden cores, offering comfort and grip. The scabbards are crafted from hard wooden, covered in lacquer and fish skin for a luxurious finish. Perfect for collectors and enthusiasts alike, this set balances historical artistry with practical functionality.

The Art and Legacy of the Japanese Tanto

The Japanese tanto is not just a weapon; it's a symbol of the samurai spirit, a masterpiece of craftsmanship, and a significant part of Japan's cultural heritage. This article delves into the history, design, and cultural significance of the Japanese tanto, exploring why this traditional blade holds such an esteemed place in the world of martial arts and historical weaponry.

Understanding the Japanese Tanto

The Japanese tanto is often referred to as a short sword or dagger, but to categorize it merely as a weapon would be an understatement. Let's explore the unique aspects that make the tanto a fascinating study of Japanese culture and craftsmanship.

Design and Craftsmanship

At its core, the Japanese tanto is recognized for its distinctive design. The blade typically measures between 6 and 12 inches in length, characterized by its single-edge and pointed tip. However, the beauty of the tanto doesn't solely reside in its functionality but also in the meticulous artistry involved in its creation. Traditional methods of forging, known as Tamahagane, involve a complex process of folding and hammering the steel, which results in a blade of unparalleled sharpness and resilience. This method imbues each tanto with a unique pattern, reflective of the smith’s personal style and the intricate techniques passed down through generations.

The Role of the Tanto in Samurai Culture

The tanto was more than a weapon to the samurai—it was a symbol of honor, duty, and the warrior's soul. In feudal Japan, the tanto was carried as part of the samurai’s daisho, the paired long and short swords that represented the samurai’s social power and personal honor. The tanto, specifically, was considered a personal weapon, often used in close combat, but also held a deeper significance in rituals and ceremonies, embodying the samurai's commitment to their code of conduct, Bushido.

Collecting and Preserving the Tanto

Today, the Japanese tanto remains a sought-after piece for collectors and martial arts practitioners around the world. Its significance transcends its origins, becoming a respected artifact of cultural expression and historical legacy.

Collectors’ Pride

For many, collecting the Japanese tanto goes beyond possessing ancient weaponry; it's about preserving a piece of history. Each tanto tells a story, not just of the individual who crafted it, but of the era in which it was made. Collectors prize tanto blades for their historical relevance, artistry, and the skill evident in their creation. As a result, tanto collecting has become a passion for many enthusiasts, who seek to both preserve and celebrate the exquisite craftsmanship of these traditional blades.

Modern Martial Arts and the Tanto

While the days of the samurai have long passed, the spirit of the Japanese tanto lives on in modern martial arts. Styles like Kenjutsu, Iaido, and Aikido incorporate the tanto into their training, not only teaching the techniques of its use but also imparting the philosophy and discipline of the samurai. Through this continued practice, the legacy of the tanto is kept alive, bridging the past and present, and ensuring that the art and spirit of the Japanese blade are not forgotten.

  • The Japanese tanto represents a blend of functional weaponry and artistic craftsmanship unique to Japan's cultural heritage.
  • As a symbol of the samurai's soul, the tanto carries deep historical and cultural significance, embodying the virtues of honor, courage, and discipline.
  • The modern interest in collecting Japanese tanto and integrating them into martial arts training reflects a continuing respect and admiration for this traditional blade, its history, and its cultural legacy.

In conclusion, the Japanese tanto is more than just a piece of steel; it's a testament to the skill of its creators, the bravery of its wielders, and the enduring legacy of the samurai spirit. As both a historical artifact and a living tradition, the tanto continues to inspire and captivate those who come into contact with it, a timeless symbol of Japan's rich cultural heritage.