Functional Katanas from Medieval Collectables

The katana is the word for sword in the Japanese language and is often called samurai sword. The katana is a curved, single-edged sword with a circular or squared guard, and long grip to accommodate two hands. The katana is associated and used by the samurai of Japan and is known for its extraordinary sharpness and cutting ability. Medieval Collectables is proud to present our full line of functional oriental katanas from top manufactures around the world. Many of our katanas are great for collectors, re-enactors and enthusiasts because they are very authentic and great show pieces.
Dark Sentinel
Item #SH2066
Combining the slashing power of the Samurai Katana with the agility and thrusting ability of fine European dueling swords, the Dark Sentinel is a handsome sword with a bite.
Price: $165.00
Skull Katana
Item #ED2060
It is believed that the soul of a warrior lived within his sword, and to be a Samurai warrior was to uphold the highest spiritual and physical disciplines. This sword embodies a darker vision of the katana, fit for a sinister samurai.
Price: $312.55
Praying Mantis Katana
Item #SH2359
The Praying Mantis is a symbol of cunning and power in Japanese culture. Built on our new L6 Bainite blade in the Shobu Zukuri style with Bo-Hi, and featuring superb koshirae, the Praying Mantis Katana is a very functional piece.
Price: $1,900.00
Oni Katana
Item #SH6018KLG
The Oni are mythical creatures from Japanese folklore similar to western demons or trolls. In modern culture they are beginning to move away from this menacing connotation into the role of guardian or protector, similar to gargoyles.
Price: $1,800.00
Reverse Blade Katana
Item #ED2044
A genuine, fully functional reverse blade sword. We have created a Japanese style reverse blade katana featuring the traditional hand braided diamond pattern cord wrap upon a shimmering silver fabric with four dragon menuki inset.
Price: $208.05
Ronin Katana
Item #SH2360
The Story of the 47 Ronin is one of the most celebrated and influential tales of the Samurai from the Edo period. Lord Asano was a powerful Daimyo ordered by the Shogun to entertain guests of the Imperial Family.
Price: $1,500.00
Dragonfly KatanaDragonfly Katana
Item #07-88DK
The classic Japanese battle sword in all its incarnations has been celebrated for centuries, not only for its elegant lines and simple beauty, but also for the technique and skill that went into its construction.
Price: $899.99
On Sale For: $720.00
Bamboo Katana
Item #SH1002
In 1876, the Samurai were banned from carrying their swords. This attempt to end a thousand year tradition was not received well by the proud warrior class and the stick katana was born.
Price: $740.00
Reverse Blade Katana
Item #ED4452
The Reverse Blade Katana features a smoother darkened tsuba and end cap, as well as the same great leather and wire wrapped handle. The Reverse Blade Katana is suitable for stage and reenactment fighting and come to you at a great price.
Price: $188.10
Samurai Katana
Item #ED2027
The Samurai Katana was individually made by hand with a natural wood grip and a sheath covered with braided leather. The high carbon steel blade is hand pounded and forged over hot coals, using many of the original techniques.
Price: $216.60
Tori Elite Katana
Item #SH6007KFE
The Tori Elite Katana from Hanwei combines a truly elegant design and a powder-steel forged and folded blade with the functionality of our Performance Series swords. This quality sword makes an excellent addition to any collection.
Price: $1,450.00
Soul of Samurai Katana
Item #ED2033
The Soul of Samurai Katana will awaken the Samurai in you with this beautifully handcrafted functional sword. Smooth polished grips of ebony accented by brass create the perfect handle for the hand forged high carbon steel blade.
Price: $246.05
Musashi Elite Katana
Item #SH6003KGG
Miyamoto Musashi, arguably the most famous swordmaster in Japanese history, fought more than 60 duels before retiring and writing his famous treatise on swordplay, the Book of Five Rings.
Price: $940.00
Imperial KatanaImperial Katana
Item #07-88K
Our factory has used only traditional materials for our Japanese swords fittings. The Tsuba (guard), Fuchi (collar), and Kashira (pommel), are expertly made to give the Imperial Katana the finest look possible.
Price: $879.99
On Sale For: $704.00
Golden Oriole Katana
Item #SH1018
The elegantly simple lines of the Golden Oriole Daisho (SH1018, SH1019) have long been favored by admirers of the Japanese sword. Add the Golden Oriole Katana to your collection as a beautiful example of this style.
Price: $990.00
Orchid Katana
Item #SH1207
Our Orchid set is as quick as it is beautiful with a relatively light blade of folded steel and striking koshirae. High quality ray skin is used on the tsuka, and the tsuka-ito and sageo on all three pieces are woven from premium cotton.
Price: $1,300.00
Tori XL Light
Item #SH6007LFF
The Tori features a 'Flying Crane' themed Tsuba and Fuchi/Kashira while the Menuki are Kabuto or Japanese helmets. The high quality brown leather Tsuka-ito is wrapped over black Same.
Price: $1,700.00
Tiger Elite Katana
Item #SH6006KFG
The Tiger Elite Katana has been re-designed from kissaki to kashira. Utilizing a hand forged and folded Performance Series katana blade and fine fittings available, the Tiger is equally at home as a cutting blade or showpiece.
Price: $1,650.00
Warrior KatanaWarrior Katana
Item #07-88BKW
The Warrior Series swords are very handsome and share the same steel, heat treatment, and sharpness as their more expensive Imperial counterparts. Like the Imperial swords, they have same, cord wrapped handles, and quality fittings.
Price: $589.99
On Sale For: $473.44
Practical Katana
Item #SH1070
The ever-popular Practical Katana, Wakizashi and Tanto give the opportunity to own and use a fine katana at the cost of an economy sword. The blades are forged and differentially hardened using the same process as the expensive blades.
Price: $350.00
Shinto Katana
Item #SH1001
Each piece in the Shinto Daisho has a hand-forged T10 high-carbon steel blade with Bo-Hi. The blade is hardened using the claying method. The Shinto is mounted in black and the tsuka-ito is made of premium black Japanese cotton.
Price: $990.00
Warrior Chisa KatanaWarrior Chisa Katana
Item #07-88BCK
The Warrior Series swords are very handsome and share the same steel, heat treatment, and sharpness as their more expensive Imperial counterparts. Like the Imperial swords, they have same, cord wrapped handles, and quality fittings.
Price: $579.99
On Sale For: $464.00
Practical Elite Katana
Item #SH6000KPC
Designed for multiple cuts in normal targets, the Practical Elite Katana combines the blade geometries and profiles of the Performance Series with the affordability of our Practical fittings.
Price: $360.00
Wind and Thunder Katana
Item #SH5001
The Katana of the Wind and Thunder set is designed specifically for the martial artist who needs a sword to meet the demands of heavy target cutting. The Katana features a heavier and thicker blade with traditional furniture and fittings.
Price: $990.00
Samurai Katana with Sheath
Item #ED4420
This Samurai Katana with Sheath is for all you stunt and theater professionals. The Samurai katana was made specifically for re-enactments and stage fighting. The katana features a full tang and the blade is made of high carbon steel.
Price: $207.10
Practical Plus XL Light
Item #SH6001LPF
The Practical Plus XL Light Katana provides is a economical cutting sword as dependable as the Practical XL Light Katana, using more traditional fittings and construction methods. The blade is forged and hardened with a prominent hamon.
Price: $555.00
Practical XL
Item #SH6000XPF
The blades in the cutting styles are forged from 1566 steel and hardened in the traditional way producing an edge hardness of HRC60 and spine hardness of HRC40. The removable handle is tightly wrapped with imitation leather.
Price: $360.00
Great Wave Katana
Item #SH5004
The Great Wave Katana displays the renowned Tomoe motif used frequently for family crests and shrine decoration. The koshirae are crafted in blackened iron and feature the Tomoe mon.
Price: $960.00
Practical Plus XL
Item #SH6001XPF
The Practical Plus XL Katana provides a very economical cutting sword as dependable as the Practical XL Katana, but with more traditional fittings and construction methods. The blade is forged and hardened with a distinctive hamon.
Price: $540.00
Musashi XL
Item #SH6003XGF
Development of the two-sword style, with the Daito and Wakizashi being used together, is credited to Musashi. Musashi Elite is faithful to the original down to the famous double-ring iron tsubas and leather over ray skin tsuka-ito.
Price: $950.00
Practical Pro Elite Katana
Item #SH6009KPG
The Practical Pro Elite Katana has an extended tsuka and a longer 29 inch Performance Series blade with a finer polish. The blade is forged in high-carbon steel and differentially hardened using the traditional claying method.
Price: $720.00
Shobu Zukuri Raptor Katana
Item #SH2417
The blade of this stunning Shobu Zukuri Raptor Katana is likened to the shape of an iris leaf, finding its origins in the Nanbokucho era. During this time of great conflict, katana blades became even longer and thicker than before.
Price: $450.00
Practical Pro Katana
Item #SH2162
The Practical Pro Katana is built as an economical cutting sword for heavy targets, with an extended tsuka and a thicker and longer blade. The blades are constructed from hand-forged, high-carbon steel and are differentially hardened.
Price: $510.00
Practical Plus Katana
Item #SH2073
The handsome Practical Plus Katana provides a very economical cutting sword as dependable as the Practical Katana (SH1070), but it uses more traditional fittings and construction methods.
Price: $490.00
Practical Plus Elite Katana
Item #SH6001KPE
The Practical Plus Katana provides a very economical cutting sword as dependable as the Practical Katana, but using more traditional fittings and construction methods. The blade is forged and hardened, with a prominent hamon.
Price: $530.00
Tori XL Katana
Item #SH6007XFF
The Tori XL Katana from Hanwei combines a truly elegant design and a powder-steel forged and folded blade with the functionality of our Performance Series. This katana makes a great addition to any collection.
Price: $1,550.00
Practical Iaito
Item #SH6000IGG
Our Practical Katanas have always been at the forefront of providing economical yet functional swords to the martial arts community. These latest Practicals combine the blade geometries and profiles of the Performance Series.
Price: $375.00
Musashi XL Light
Item #SH6003LGF
Development of the two-sword style of swordplay, with the Daito and Wakizashi being used together, is credited to Musashi. Mounted in black, the Musashi Elite is faithful to the original down to the famous double-ring iron tsubas.
Price: $950.00
Shinobl-black same
Item #SH2268
The Practical Shinobi Ninja-to, whose construction patterns that of the Practical Katana, is a wonderful addition for those studying the Way of the Ninja. The blade is hand-forged from high-carbon steel and is differentially hardened.
Price: $355.00
Practical Iaito
Item #SH6000IGE
These latest Practicals combine the blade geometries and profiles of the Performance Series with the affordability of our Practical fittings. The removable handle is tightly wrapped in the traditional style with imitation leather.
Price: $375.00
Practical XL Light
Item #SH6000LPF
The blades in the cutting styles are forged from 1566 steel and hardened in the traditional way producing an edge hardness of HRC60 and spine hardness of HRC40. The removable handle is tightly wrapped with imitation leather.
Price: $380.00
Practical Special Katana
Item #SH2376
The Practical Special is a subtly modified version of the Practical Katana, made in response to requests for a quicker sword at the same price. The blade dimensions have been changed slightly and the tsuba cutouts have been enlarged.
Price: $370.00
Practical Iaito
Item #SH6000IGC
These latest Practicals combine the blade geometries and profiles of the Performance Series with the affordability of our Practical fittings. The removable handle is tightly wrapped in the traditional style with imitation leather.
Price: $375.00
Practical Shinobi Ninjato
Item #SH1071
Those in the process of learning the Way of the Ninja need a useful and effective tool for their studies, and there is no better tool for this job than the Practical Shinobi Ninjato. This is a sword no Ninja should be without.
Price: $355.00
Nanbokucho Zukuri Raptor Katana
Item #SH2416
The Nanbokucho Zukuri Raptor Katana is designed and named after the Nanbochuko period in Japan, a time in the latter half of the 14th century where conflicts in the country arose and sword blades became increasingly longer and wider.
Price: $450.00
Shinogi Zukuri Raptor Katana
Item #SH2414
The katana has become one of the most common and iconic swords of Japanese creation, known for its long curved blade. This Shinogi Zukuri Raptor Katana is a stunning sword based upon katana designs from the Heian period, around 987 AD.
Price: $450.00
Bamboo Mat Katana
Item #SH2438
Our eye-catching Bamboo Mat Katana features a chu-kissaki blade of Hanwei high-alloy HWS-2S steel, which combines its impressive performance with a striking O-choji hamon.
Price: $1,200.00
Yasukuni Captain's Gunto
Item #SH2444
The sword features a forged blade of high carbon 1095 steel. Hand-woven pure silk Sageo, with accurate Captain-rank coloration.
Price: $1,150.00
Lion Dog Katana
Item #SH2439
The Lion Dog Katana features an O-Kissaki blade of Hanwei high-alloy HWS-1S steel, which combines superior performance with an outstanding O-choji hamon. This katana makes an attractive addition to any collection.
Price: $1,400.00
Unokubi Zukuri Raptor Katana
Item #SH2415
The blade of the Unokubi Zukuri Raptor Katana is constructed after the Nagamaki sword, a long handled katana that was popular between the 12th and 14th centuries. This version of that sword features utility and display qualities.
Price: $460.00
Airship Captain's Katana
Item #501393
Sailing the skies and protecting airships from vile pirates is a dangerous job, but only if you do not have a good sword at your side! When you are captain of your own ship, no sword is as perfect as this Airship Captains Katana.
Price: $195.00
Replacement Saya for the Practical Elite Katana
Item #OH6000KPCS
This saya is made to replace worn or damaged sayas (scabbards) for our SH6000KPC Practical Katana. Our Elite Katana blades embody the classical design elements of one of the most renowned sword designs in history.
Price: $70.00
Replacement Saya for Practical Iaito - 29"
Item #OH6000IGGS
This saya is made to replace worn or damaged sayas (scabbards) for our SH6000IGG Practical Iaito. These unedged training blades provide for safe drawing for the practitioner of the 450 year old art of Iaido. Forged form 400 series stainless steel.
Price: $70.00
Replacement Saya for the Practical XL
Item #OH6000XPFS
This saya is made to replace worn or damaged sayas (scabbards) for our SH6000XPF Practical XL Katana.
Price: $70.00
Koi Katana
Item #SH2465
Supposedly, the Koi is brave and fearless, facing waterfalls, hardship, and even death with a courage that compares to that of the samurai. For that reason, we pay homage to both the warrior and Koi fish with this stunning Koi Katana.
Price: $1,290.00
Replacement Saya for Practical XL Light
Item #OH6000LPFS
This saya is made to replace worn or damaged sayas (scabbards) for our SH6000LPF Practical XL Light Katana. The XL Light blades feature the same geometry as those if the XL but incorporate deeply cut grooves (Bo-Hi) to reduce the weight of the blade.
Price: $70.00
Replacement Saya for Practical Iaito - 28"
Item #OH6000IGES
This saya is made to replace worn or damaged sayas (scabbards) for our SH6000IGE Practical Iaito. These unedged training blades provide for safe drawing for the practitioner of the 450 year old art of Iaido. Forged form 400 series stainless steel.
Price: $70.00
Replacement Saya for Practical Iaito - 27"
Item #OH6000IGCS
This saya is made to replace worn or damaged sayas (scabbards) for our SH6000IGC Practical Iaito. These unedged training blades provide for safe drawing for the practitioner of the 450 year old art of Iaido. Forged form 400 series stainless steel.
Price: $70.00
Kaeru Katana
Item #SH2467
If you have ever believed that a sword cannot be a work of art, then perhaps a look at this Kaeru Katana will change your mind. This Japanese sword is absolutely stunning, possessing rich detail that really sets this sword apart.
Price: $1,500.00
Bamboo Citadel Katana
Item #SC4003
Hand-crafted from exceptionally high quality materials, the Bamboo Citadel Katana is as beautiful as it is functional, and it features a spectacularly unique, limited edition design, of which only 100 models will ever be produced.
Price: $2,799.00