This Samurai Katana (or
Sword) is 47" overall with 27 1/2" blade made from 440 stainless steel.
The two-tone Lotus Tsuba (guard) is detailed in red and gold. Within
the extended handle of the samurai sword is hidden an 10 1/4" tanto. A tanto or knife is traditionally a Japanese sword shorter than 1 shaku in length. A shaku is approximately 1 foot or 30 cm.
This set features a laquered finished scabbard, cord wrapped wooden handle, cast metal parts and gold plated menuki.