These ornamental swords are manufactured in Gifu Prefecture which has historically known workplace of Japanese sword. The blade of these kinds of decorative swords are machine-made and it would make you enjoy with more reasonable prices than Iai practice swords.
These Glossy black swords are one of the traditional design. The lacquering of sheath is called "Ro-nuri". "Ro-nuri" is one of the technique to lacquer several times while polishing surface of wood.
And we sell wood stand separately too.
If you are interested in, please check the page of Wood stand "mini stand single hook" from here.
【What is a Japanese sword?】
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【 Regarding shipping sword 】
Due to Import restrictions, some countries may not be able to accept kinds of sword.
※This is part of the information that we have. There may be other countries that cannot be shipped.
■Countries that cannot be shipped due to Import restrictions
× Most Asian countries
…Most Asian countries do not allow to import of kinds of swords.
△ The U.K.
...To ship an imitation sword, the blade length has to be less than 50 centimeters. If the blade length of the sword is over 50 centimeters, it is impossible to ship the sword to the U.K.
【Cautions for use and shipping】
・As the material of blade is different from real sword, you can not sharpen it.
・These swords are made for decoration, please do not swing strongly them to avoid crashing.
・There are cases that you can not import these kinds of swords because of the rules in importing country. Please check well the regulations of importing country and purchase them under your responsibility.
・Full length : 68cm
・Hand guard: 5.3cm ×3.5cm
・Blade (Toshin) : Zinc alloy using the die casting
・Hand guard (Tsuba) : Aluminium die cast
・Hilt wrapping (Tsukamaki) : Polyester
・Hilt under braids (Samegawa) : Plastic
・Ornament of the hilt under braids (Menuki) : Alminium die-cast
・Sheath (Sayanuri) :Magnolia obovate with urethane coating
・Country of origin: Japan