This new edition to Honshu's exceptional sword line, the Honshu War Sword, is sleek with a modern overall look. The 21 1/4" blade is of 1065 manganese steel with a black coating. The hand guard has a satin finish and the handle is a TPR injection which gives it a secure grip when you are wielding it. The sword is 30" overall. A heavy-duty sheath completes the package.