Of classic shape, with a leaf-shaped blade on a socket, connected by a cast bronze base.
A robust and heavy example, crafted with care.
Made in the 16th century, for the warrior monks of the Hozo-in temple in Nara.
A fine tantō forged in the Sōshū tradition with Hon'Ami Koson sayagaki.
Very heavy armor, made for business.
Each plate with raised rib, the visor embossed with simulated eyebrows.