Top 10 Sword with Ray Skins for January 2021

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Cold Steel Warrior Series Katana Samurai Sword with Ray Skin Handle, Black Lacquered Wood Scabbard, Black Braid Cord and Brass Menuki, Wakizashi
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Cold Steel Warrior Series Katana Samurai Sword with Ray Skin Handle

Black Lacquered Wood Scabbard, Black Braid Cord and Brass Menuki, Wakizashi

by Cold Steel
What We like

ELEGANT DETAILS: A beautiful brass Menuki (a small, ornamental sculpture inserted between the ray skin and the cord wrappings) further enhances the handle appearance

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Product Features

  • Blade Length: 21.00"
  • Overall Length: 29.50"
  • BEAUTIFUL AND PRACTICAL: The Warrior Series swords share the same materials and performance as their Emperor Series counterparts, but with more battle-ready, practical finishes excellent for training and perfecting cutting techniques
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Weight - 30. 6 ounces, Blade Length - 21 inches, Handle Length - 8. 5 inches, Overall Length - 29. 5 inches; Includes black lacquered wood scabbard
  • Carry System: Black Lacquered Wood

Comfortable and secure grip: the hilt is covered in ray skin and wrapped in the traditional style with black silk cord for a comfortable and secure grip Handle material: ray skin w/braid cord wrap Tough, high-performance blade: this battle-ready sword features a fully sharpened 1060 carbon steel blade that has been expertly heat treated to a tough spring temper to stand up to just about anything you can throw at it Carry system: black lacquered wood Specifications: weight - 30. 6 ounces, blade length - 21 inches, handle length - 8. 5 inches, overall length - 29. 5 inches; includes black lacquered wood scabbard Overall length: 29.50" Blade length: 21.00" Beautiful and practical: the warrior series swords share the same materials and performance as their emperor series counterparts, but with more battle-ready, practical finishes excellent for training and perfecting cutting techniques This item is not for sale in some specific zip codes

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Ryumon RY-3202 Samurai Sword with Ray Skin Handle, Bamboo Scabbard, 41-1/2-Inch Overall
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Ryumon RY-3202 Samurai Sword with Ray Skin Handle

Bamboo Scabbard, 41-1/2-Inch Overall

by Dreme Corp
What We like

41-1/2-inch overall length, 18.7-inch blade length with 7mm thickness

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Product Features

  • Fully sharpened and fully functional samurai sword with 1065 high carbon steel blade and bo hi
  • Includes certificate of authenticity wall scroll, a maintenance kit, sword bag, and reference guide
  • Black lacquered wood saya with a hand-engraved and hand-painted bamboo scene
  • Bamboo katana with brown Japanese cotton tsuka ito and top grade rayskin wrapped handle

Bamboo katana with brown japanese cotton tsuka ito and top grade rayskin wrapped handle Fully sharpened and fully functional samurai sword with 1065 high carbon steel blade and bo hi Black lacquered wood saya with a hand-engraved and hand-painted bamboo scene Includes certificate of authenticity wall scroll, a maintenance kit, sword bag, and reference guide

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Handmade Sword Japanese Samurai Tanto Swords, Hand Forged, 1095 Carbon Steel, Clay Tempered, Full Tang, Sharp, Off White Ray Skin Handle, Wrapped Scabbard, Box with Tanto Stand, Sword Certificate
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Handmade Sword Japanese Samurai Tanto Swords

Hand Forged, 1095 Carbon Steel, Clay Tempered, Full Tang, Sharp, Off White Ray Skin Handle, Wrapped Scabbard, Box with Tanto Stand, Sword Certificate

What We like

Gleamy white Ray Skin saya with Genuine Buffalo Horn on mouth and end & tied with beautiful and valuable jade spike

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Product Features

  • 1095 Carbon Content Steel, Fully Hand Forged Clay Temper Tanto Sword
  • White Ray Skin handle with Genuine Buffalo Horn on end
  • Full tang, sharp edge, functional, and battle ready
  • Approx. 9. 6" blade, 4. 9" handle & overall 16. 9"

Approx. 9. 6" blade, 4. 9" handle & overall 16. 9" Full tang, sharp edge, functional, and battle ready White ray skin handle with genuine buffalo horn on end 1095 carbon content steel, fully hand forged clay temper tanto sword

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Cold Steel Warrior Series Katana Samurai Sword with Ray Skin Handle, Black Lacquered Wood Scabbard, Black Braid Cord and Brass Menuki, Wakizashi Long Handle
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Cold Steel Warrior Series Katana Samurai Sword with Ray Skin Handle

Black Lacquered Wood Scabbard, Black Braid Cord and Brass Menuki, Wakizashi Long Handle

by Cold Steel
What We like

ELEGANT DETAILS: A beautiful brass Menuki (a small, ornamental sculpture inserted between the ray skin and the cord wrappings) further enhances the handle appearance

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Product Features

  • COMFORTABLE AND SECURE GRIP: The hilt is covered in ray skin and wrapped in the traditional style with black silk cord for a comfortable and secure grip
  • BEAUTIFUL AND PRACTICAL: The Warrior Series swords share the same materials and performance as their Emperor Series counterparts, but with more battle-ready, practical finishes excellent for training and perfecting cutting techniques
  • TOUGH, HIGH-PERFORMANCE BLADE: This battle-ready sword features a fully sharpened 1060 carbon steel blade that has been expertly heat treated to a tough spring temper to stand up to just about anything you can throw at it
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Weight - 41.4 ounces, Blade Length - 21 inches, Handle Length - 11.25 inches, Overall Length - 32.25 inches; Includes black lacquered wood scabbard

Specifications: weight - 41.4 ounces, blade length - 21 inches, handle length - 11.25 inches, overall length - 32.25 inches; includes black lacquered wood scabbard Comfortable and secure grip: the hilt is covered in ray skin and wrapped in the traditional style with black silk cord for a comfortable and secure grip Tough, high-performance blade: this battle-ready sword features a fully sharpened 1060 carbon steel blade that has been expertly heat treated to a tough spring temper to stand up to just about anything you can throw at it Beautiful and practical: the warrior series swords share the same materials and performance as their emperor series counterparts, but with more battle-ready, practical finishes excellent for training and perfecting cutting techniques

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Shinwa Colossus Handmade Odachi/Giant Samurai Sword - Hand Forged Damascus Steel; Genuine Ray Skin; Dragon Tsuba - Functional, Full Tang, Battle Ready - 60
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Shinwa Colossus Handmade Odachi/Giant Samurai Sword

Hand Forged Damascus Steel; Genuine Ray Skin; Dragon Tsuba, Functional, Full Tang, Battle Ready, 60"

by United Cutlery
What We like

Elegant, exquisitely detailed tsuba depicts vibrantly detailed dragon relief; bathed in rich, warm patina for antiqued look

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Product Features

  • Elongated tsuka for two-handed grip; wrapped in delicately textured genuine ray skin same and braided ito; traditional wooden mekugi, brass menuki
  • One of the most powerful, awe-inspiring swords in traditional Japanese swordcraftShinwa style
  • Blade boasts more than 2,000 distinct layers of high carbon steel - a giant sea of contrasting lines, waves, ripples, swirls and other spellbinding patterning
  • Colossal full-tang 36" Damascus steel blade - expertly hand forged by seasoned swordsmiths using proven, centuries-old techniques

Colossal full-tang 36" damascus steel blade - expertly hand forged by seasoned swordsmiths using proven, centuries-old techniques Blade boasts more than 2,000 distinct layers of high carbon steel - a giant sea of contrasting lines, waves, ripples, swirls and other spellbinding patterning One of the most powerful, awe-inspiring swords in traditional japanese swordcraftshinwa style Elongated tsuka for two-handed grip; wrapped in delicately textured genuine ray skin same and braided ito; traditional wooden mekugi, brass menuki

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RYUJIN 5160 Spring Steel Handmade Full Tang Samurai Katana Differentially Hardened with Real Straight Edge Hamon, Real Ray Skin Handle. 304 Stainless Steel Tsuba (Botan Shishi Black)
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RYUJIN 5160 Spring Steel Handmade Full Tang Samurai Katana Differentially Hardened with Real Straight Edge Hamon

Real Ray Skin Handle. 304 Stainless Steel Tsuba (Botan Shishi Black)

by Top Quest Inc
What We like

Each Sword comes with certificate of authenticity with a beautiful sword box and maintenance kit

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Product Features

  • Matching 304 Stainless Steel Tsuba, Fuchi, Kashira
  • 41-inch Overall 5160 Spring Steel Full Tang No-Bohi w/ 27 1/2 Blade
  • Real Differentially Hardened Straight Edge Hamon Pattern on Spring Steel
  • Real Ray Skin Handle Wrapped in Black or Brown cotton or Suede Leather

Real differentially hardened straight edge hamon pattern on spring steel Real ray skin handle wrapped in black or brown cotton or suede leather 41-inch overall 5160 spring steel full tang no-bohi w/ 27 1/2 blade Matching 304 stainless steel tsuba, fuchi, kashira

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Shinwa Royal Warrior Handmade Katana/Samurai Sword - Hand Forged Damascus Steel, Hamon - Razor Sharp, Full Tang - Fully Functional, Ninja Bold - Faux Ray Skin, Cord Wrap, Custom Wing Tsuba Design
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Shinwa Royal Warrior Handmade Katana/Samurai Sword

Hand Forged Damascus Steel, Hamon, Razor Sharp, Full Tang, Fully Functional, Ninja Bold, Faux Ray Skin, Cord Wrap, Custom Wing Tsuba Design

by K EXCLUSIVE
What We like

41 1/2" overall length

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Product Features

  • Black lacquered scabbard included
  • Folded 6 times creating 512 layers
  • 27 3/8" Damascus steel blade
  • Cord-wrapped hardwood handle

Cord-wrapped hardwood handle Black lacquered scabbard included Folded 6 times creating 512 layers 27 3/8" damascus steel blade

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Shikoto Touchstone Handmade Katana/Samurai Sword - Hand Forged, Clay Tempered T10 High Carbon Steel - Genuine Ray Skin; Iron Tsuba - Functional, Full Tang, Battle Ready - Certificate of Authenticity
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Shikoto Touchstone Handmade Katana/Samurai Sword

Hand Forged, Clay Tempered T10 High Carbon Steel, Genuine Ray Skin; Iron Tsuba, Functional, Full Tang, Battle Ready, Certificate of Authenticity

by United Cutlery
What We like

Solid brass habaki; intricate brass dragon menuki bathed in rich antiqued patina; solid iron tsuba with subtle texture, tastefully simple relief design

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Product Features

  • Wooden tsuka wrapped in genuine ray skin same; ray skin's tea-dyed patina adds warm, rustic charm; beautifully offsets black ito wrapping; traditional wooden mekugi
  • Classic black wooden saya, hand lacquered and polished to stately gloss; accented with coordinating black sageo
  • Hand forged 27 1/4 T10 high carbon steel blade; clay tempered for exceptionally tough spine, legendary sharpness and unrivaled edge retention; natural hamon line; impressive 62 HRC
  • Embodies 2,500 years of knowledge and proven battle capability - handcrafted with painstaking attention to detail, time-honored techniques with roots stretching back to Bronze Age Japan

Embodies 2,500 years of knowledge and proven battle capability - handcrafted with painstaking attention to detail, time-honored techniques with roots stretching back to bronze age japan Classic black wooden saya, hand lacquered and polished to stately gloss; accented with coordinating black sageo Hand forged 27 1/4 t10 high carbon steel blade; clay tempered for exceptionally tough spine, legendary sharpness and unrivaled edge retention; natural hamon line; impressive 62 hrc Wooden tsuka wrapped in genuine ray skin same; ray skin's tea-dyed patina adds warm, rustic charm; beautifully offsets black ito wrapping; traditional wooden mekugi

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Shikoto Touchstone Handmade Wakizashi/Samurai Sword - Hand Forged Clay Tempered T10 High Carbon Steel - Ray Skin; Iron Tsuba; Certificate of Authenticity - Functional, Full Tang, Battle Ready
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Shikoto Touchstone Handmade Wakizashi/Samurai Sword

Hand Forged Clay Tempered T10 High Carbon Steel, Ray Skin; Iron Tsuba; Certificate of Authenticity, Functional, Full Tang, Battle Ready

by United Cutlery
What We like

Solid brass habaki; intricate brass dragon menuki bathed in rich antiqued patina; solid iron tsuba with subtle texture, tastefully simple relief design

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Product Features

  • Classic black wooden saya, hand lacquered and polished to stately gloss; accented with coordinating black sageo
  • Hand forged 19 3/4 T10 high carbon steel blade; clay tempered for exceptionally tough spine, legendary sharpness and unrivaled edge retention; natural hamon line; impressive 62 HRC
  • Wooden tsuka wrapped in genuine ray skin same; ray skin's tea-dyed patina adds warm, rustic charm; beautifully offsets black ito wrapping; traditional wooden mekugi
  • Embodies 2,500 years of knowledge and proven battle capability - handcrafted with painstaking attention to detail, time-honored techniques with roots stretching back to Bronze Age Japan

Wooden tsuka wrapped in genuine ray skin same; ray skin's tea-dyed patina adds warm, rustic charm; beautifully offsets black ito wrapping; traditional wooden mekugi Classic black wooden saya, hand lacquered and polished to stately gloss; accented with coordinating black sageo Embodies 2,500 years of knowledge and proven battle capability - handcrafted with painstaking attention to detail, time-honored techniques with roots stretching back to bronze age japan Hand forged 19 3/4 t10 high carbon steel blade; clay tempered for exceptionally tough spine, legendary sharpness and unrivaled edge retention; natural hamon line; impressive 62 hrc

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Shinwa Blue Knight Handmade Katana/Samurai Sword - Hand Forged Damascus Steel, More Than 1,000 Layers - Distinctive Custom Cast Tsuba - Faux Ray Skin - Functional, Battle Ready, Full Tang
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Shinwa Blue Knight Handmade Katana/Samurai Sword

Hand Forged Damascus Steel, More Than 1,000 Layers, Distinctive Custom Cast Tsuba, Faux Ray Skin, Functional, Battle Ready, Full Tang

by United Cutlery
What We like

Impeccably cast tsuba with "biohazard-esque" design; sleek lines, sharp angles, bold relief

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Product Features

  • Blade boasts more than 1,000 distinct layers of high carbon steel - a sea of contrasting lines, waves, ripples, swirls and other spellbinding patterning
  • Design pays homage to past, but clearly looks to the future with its bold accents and distinctive style
  • Hardwood tsuka wrapped in faux ray skin same, classic blue ito; traditional mekugi
  • Full tang 27 1/2" Damascus steel blade - expertly hand forged by seasoned swordsmiths using proven, centuries-old techniques

Hardwood tsuka wrapped in faux ray skin same, classic blue ito; traditional mekugi Full tang 27 1/2" damascus steel blade - expertly hand forged by seasoned swordsmiths using proven, centuries-old techniques Design pays homage to past, but clearly looks to the future with its bold accents and distinctive style Blade boasts more than 1,000 distinct layers of high carbon steel - a sea of contrasting lines, waves, ripples, swirls and other spellbinding patterning

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