Shinwa’s Incendiary Katana features a powerful 28" red and black Damascus steel blade with intricate, beautiful blade patterns that give each blade a one-of-a-kind appearance and delivers layers of outstanding cutting power. Other unique accents and details like the dragon-themed cast metal tsuba and menuki and brass habaki give the sword a custom look and feel. This piece features a hardwood handle that is wrapped with genuine ray skin and black nylon cord. The black lacquered hardwood scabbard is the perfect finishing touch with its red painted, striped accents. Shinwa swords have a quality standard like no other!