Japanese Swords, Fittings and Related Items
The Japanese sword (nihontÅ, æ¥æ¬å) has been called "the soul of the Samurai". Embodying the essense of the Samurai caste, it is as much a beautiful, technically excellent work of art as it is also a highly collectible, historical edged weapon. Hundreds of listings including katana (long swords), wakizashi (short swords) and tanto (daggers) from the Muromachi, Edo and later periods are available here for purchase from dozens of sellers. Sword accessories and furnishings including tsuba, menuki, fuchi-kashira, katana-kake and more are also offered for sale.