Samurai swords were traditional weapons used by the samurai of ancient and feudal Japan. They are still used today for various forms of martial arts. The most well-known type of samurai sword is the katana, recognizable for its long, curved blade. The Shen Sports Katana is made of stainless steel and features a 73cm curved and sharpened blade. The sword measures 97cm in total. The weapon comes with a glossy lacquered scabbard and wrapped handle decoration.