Shinwa swords have a quality standard like no other, and you won't find a more functional or beautiful katana at this price! The Regal Tan Damascus Katana features all the bells and whistles you'd expect and delivers stunning style, as well! Made by skilled Western swordsmiths, it features a 28 1/2" Damascus steel blade and powerful full tang construction. The handle is traditionally wrapped in ray skin and tan cord. The menuki and tsuba are cast metal and a coordinating hardwood scabbard is included. You want the best? This is the best! Hands down!