If you are a fan of the popular anime series, "Laughing Under the Clouds", then you need to add this outstanding katana to your collection. It is a replica of one of the Twin Swords of Soramaru Kumo and you will find it quite accurate. The massive 27" carbon steel blade has been polished and plated. The black lacquered hardwood handle features painted details that compliment the detailing on the black lacquered hardwood scabbard. This katana has metal alloy fittings and is 39 1/2" in overall length.