Musha Higanbana Katana + Tsuka Dagger
Straight out of the Musha Kotoku Series comes the intricately hand forged, resilient, and sharp right out the box Higanbana Katana. The full tang, 1045 high carbon steel features an extra dagger at the end of the handle. In Japanese flower language the Higanbana, or Red Spider Lily, is the flower of the afterlife, and symbolizes reincarnation. Legend tells that a Higanbana will grow in the place where you saw someone for the last time. The scent of the flowers are known to bring back the beautiful memories of the dead for one last time before they go cross the Forgotten River, and disappear.
1045 Carbon Steel, Wood
43"L x 4"W x 4"H
— Warranty: Manufacturer's 30 Day
— Maru-Kitae Hand Forged
— Maru Gata Style Zinc Tsuba
— Metal Fuchi & Kashira
— Small Dagger At End Of Tsuka (4" Blade, 5" Handle)
— Blade Length: 28.5"
— Blade Material: 1045 Carbon Steel
— Blade Thickness: 0.25"
— Blade Hardness: 45-52 HRC
— Blade Finish: Polish
— Handle Material: Ray Skin, Cotton, Birch
— Handle Length: 11"
— Tang: Full
— Overall Length: 41"
— Weight: 36 oz
This katana does not come with a stand.Is it full tang?
It is forged to full tang up to the hidden dagger in the handle.Is it sharp or just for show?
It is sharp right out of the box ready to cut.Does this come in a deluxe gift box?
No, it does not come in a deluxe gift box. The Higanbana katana comes in the standard full color Musha box with a black storage bag.What holds the dagger in place?
The habaki holds the dagger in place.
Shipping AvailabilityUnited States
Shipping PolicyStandard Ground Shipping
Ship In1-2 weeks ⓘ
Return PolicyFinal sale, not eligible for return or cancellation