A tantō is one of the traditionally made Japanese swords worn by the samurai class of feudal Japan. They were used as weapons, but have evolved in design over the years to become more ornate, more recently to be smaller functional knives like this one, characterised by their unique angular blade shape.
Our Rail Spike Tanto Knives are made from rail grade spikes, flattened and sharpened for a great looking knife; complete with a tan leather sheath.
Approximate specifications are as follows:
Width at quillons: 2.5cm
Blade width: 3.75cm
Blade length: 10cm
Grip length: 12.5cm
Material: high carbon steel
You must be over 18 to buy this product. High carbon steel is not moisture resistant, these are not dishwasher safe - dry completely after use and please oil regularly to keep in top condition.