Japanese Katanas from Medieval Collectables

The Japanese katana is one of the traditional bladed weapons of Japan. The Japanese katana has a single edged curved blade that was traditionally used by the samurai. The forging process of these Japanese katanas typically took days and even weeks to construct and was considered a scared art. Japanese katanas are well known for their strength and sharpness. Japanese katanas have a decorated tsuba or sword guard that is a inticately design work of art. Most Japanese come with a scabbard to prevent damage or dullness of the blade. Medieval Collectables has fully functional Japanese katanas from around the world from top manufacturers. These Japanese katanas are great for collector pieces and are very sharp for self defense in the time of need.
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
Ocean Citadel Katana
Item #SC4001
A masterpiece of modern Japanese weaponry, the Ocean Citadel Katana is a limited edition, functional katana which is crafted from the finest materials with painstaking precision to ensure a supremely balanced and beautiful design.
Price: $2,699.00
Tonbo Katana
Item #SH2469
The dragonfly symbolizes courage, strength, and happiness to the Japanese, making them popular in artistic designs. This Tonbo Katana adopts many dragonflies into its beautiful design.
Price: $1,550.00
Limited Edition Asano Clan Sword
Item #MC-MC-47R001
From the movie 47 Ronin comes the Limited Edition Asano Clan Sword. Hand-forged from 1045 high carbon steel, this blade is a great piece based on an adaptation of Japans national legend and an example of the bushido code.
Price: $220.00
Lotus Citadel Katana
Item #SC4002
Masterfully crafted in a traditional styling, the Lotus Citadel Katana is a completely hand-made weapon which is designed to excel in cutting. This is a limited edition sword, of which only 100 will ever be produced.
Price: $2,199.00
Practical Mokko Katana
Item #SH2488
Whether you are beginning the adventure of incorporating weaponry into martial arts or are simply fascinated by the weaponry which was used by samurai warriors, the Practical Mokko Katana is an incredible purchase for you.
Price: $400.00
Hand Forged Samurai Sword with Green Scabbard
Item #MC-TR-029GN
A stunning and handmade piece of Japanese inspired weaponry, the Hand Forged Samurai Sword with Green Scabbard will be a special addition to any display, with several extra touches that would make it a wonderful gift for a loved one.
Price: $106.00
Black Wood Shirasaya with Lacquer Scabbard
Item #MC-TR-025BK
If you are looking for a traditional Japanese blade with good quality and an affordable price, be sure to check out the Black Wood Shirasaya with Lacquer Scabbard. This oriental sword features a classic, minimalist design.
Price: $96.00
Limited Edition Oishi Sword
Item #MC-MC-47R002
From the movie 47 Ronin comes the Limited Edition Oishi Sword. Hand-forged from 1045 high carbon steel, this blade is a great piece based on an adaptation of Japans national legend and an example of the bushido code.
Price: $170.00
Blue Handled Dragon Katana
Item #MC-SW-73BL
Two iconic symbols of Japanese culture and history have come together in the exceptionally decorative Blue Handled Dragon Katana. This samurai sword is the perfect way to add a piece of Eastern inspiration into your display.
Price: $60.00
Hunter Katana
Item #SH2471
Raptors are known among the most vicious birds of prey throughout the animal kingdom. This Hunter Katana showcases the raptor against the classically deathly katana blade, signifying the brutal hunting prowess of its wielder.
Price: $1,800.00
Red Handled Dragon Katana
Item #MC-SW-73BR
Samurai are some of the best warriors in history, and their sword of choice, the katana, is arguably among the finest weapons in world military history. Now, you can own one for yourself with the beautiful Red Handled Dragon Katana.
Price: $60.00
Practical Maru Katana
Item #SH2487
Crafted to be an affordable means with which to practice martial arts, the Practical Maru Katana is a highly durable cutting blade which allows you to hone your skills without risking any damage to you expensive weaponry.
Price: $400.00
Black Handled Gray Dragon Katana
Item #MC-SW-73BS
Not only do katanas have a reputation as the preferred sword of the feudal samurai, but their iconic shape allows for awe inspiring design variations. The Black Handled Gray Dragon Katana is one such adaptation to enhance your display.
Price: $60.00
Mokko Renshu Katana
Item #SH2486
With its sleek and elegant design, the Mokku Renshu Katana gives swords enthusiasts the classic weapon of the honorable samurai. This fully functional katana adds a lightly decorative touch to an iconic sword of feudal Japanese culture.
Price: $400.00
Natural Wood Shirasaya
Item #MC-RY-3042N
This gorgeous oriental sword makes a fantastic addition to the collection of anyone who loves traditional Japanese blade designs. The Natural Wood Shirasaya shows off a lovely pale wood handle with real buffalo horn koiguchi.
Price: $360.00
Hand Forged Samurai Sword with Red Scabbard
Item #MC-TR-029BG
The perfect gift for any weaponry collector or Eastern history buff, the Hand Forged Samurai Sword with Red Scabbard is expertly crafted to create a beautiful and one of a kind display inspired by the rich Japanese culture.
Price: $106.00
Practical Bo-Hi Katana
Item #SH2489
An amazingly durable sword, the Practical Bo-Hi Katana is designed for use in practicing martial arts, providing an inexpensive alternative for individuals to prevent any damage from befalling their expensive sword while training.
Price: $400.00
Limited Edition Tengu Sword
Item #MC-MC-47R003
From the movie 47 Ronin comes the Limited Edition Tengu Sword. Hand-forged from 1045 high carbon steel, this blade is a great piece based on an adaptation of Japans national legend and an example of the bushido code.
Price: $210.00
Burgundy Wood Shirasaya
Item #MC-RY-3042B
This gorgeous oriental sword makes a fantastic addition to the collection of anyone who loves traditional Japanese blade designs. The Burgundy Wood Shirasaya shows off a lovely red wood handle with real buffalo horn koiguchi.
Price: $360.00
Natural Wood Shirasaya with Lacquer Scabbard
Item #MC-TR-025WD
If you are looking for a traditional Japanese blade with good quality and an affordable price, be sure to check out the Natural Wood Shirasaya with Lacquer Scabbard. This oriental sword features a classic, minimalist design.
Price: $56.00
Musashi Dual Samurai Sword SetMusashi Dual Samurai Sword Set
Item #ZS-926763
The Japanese fighting style of using two swords originated with the teachings of Miyamoto Musashi, a medieval swords master whose philosophy is still taught today. Pay homage to this master with the Musashi Dual Samurai Sword Set.
Price: $59.90
On Sale For: $53.91
White Scabbard Katana with Dagger
Item #MC-TR-027WT
When you want a stunning katana for your collection, be sure to check out the White Scabbard Katana with Dagger. This hand-forged katana displays intricate ornamentation with golden floral designs and comes with a matching knife.
Price: $96.00
Black Wood Katana
Item #MC-TR-034L
When you want an oriental sword with a utilitarian design that you can use to practice your skills, then the Black Wood Katana makes a good option. This functional Japanese sword has a practical design without unnecessary frills.
Price: $72.00