Black Dragon Katana

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Our handmade Black Dragon katana has a fully tempered, polished and sharpened carbon steel blade. It features a beautiful bo-hi (blood groove) on a time tested shinogi-zukuri blade profile. 

Please Note: Our current model has white sting rayskin on the grip.


  • Razor sharp, handmade blade. Correctly tempered by artisan smiths.
  • Blade features a "Bo-Hi" commonly known as a "Blood Groove" with etched hamon.
  • Traditional Japanese style polish.
  • Ornate dragon handguard.
  • Brass handle fittings in ancient Japanese "Tomoe" wheel motif.
  • Wooden handle with genuine stingray skin, and black bindings. Featuring black alloy dragon ornaments.
  • Solid wood sheath in deep black high gloss lacquer.
  • Sleek, stealthy design.
  • Light duty katana suituble for bacakyard tameishigiri.
  • Can be Dissembled & Assembled.


  • Sheathed length - 1050mm
  • Drawn length - 1010mm
  • Blade with Habaki – 720mm
  • Handle with Guard – 290mm
  • Sori – 20mm
  • Drawn weight - 1.095kg
  • POB - 140mm


  • Blade – 1045AISI
  • Construction – Mono Tempered
  • Hamon – Etched
  • Bohi – Both Sides
  • Tang – Full Double Pegged
  • Koshirae, Tsuba & Saya:
  • Tsuba – Alloy
  • Fuchi & Kashira - Cast Brass
  • Menuki - Alloy
  • Tsuka-ito - Synthetic
  • Sageo – Synthetic
  • Tuska – Timber with Rayskin
  • Saya – Timber Lacqured

  • Includes black cotton sword bag.

    Stands sold separately.

    As this is a handmade product, individual specifications may vary.

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    • 5
      Black Dragon katana

      Posted by Logan Hunt on 14th Sep 2018

      Such a beautiful blade! Amazing product, great customer service and very fast delivery time.
      I highly recommend!

    • 5
      Great Sword

      Posted by Lee on 23rd Apr 2018

      Great sword at a very reasonable price, very high quality. Superior Swords are a pleasure to deal with.

    • 5
      Black Dragon Katana

      Posted by Clive on 8th Aug 2017

      I have just purchased a Black Dragon Katana and are really pleased with it.
      Superior Swords are a great c,ompany to deal with, great products and great service