A katana is a sword with a curved blade longer than 60 cm fitted with an uchigatana-style mounting and worn in a waist sash with the cutting edge facing up. Sometimes, so that people can have a closer look, the saya can be removed and placed in another ‘slot’ on the katana kake. If this is the case. KATANA KAKE VERTICAL – Discover our sword display stands selection on

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Samurai culture and customs. Please try your search again later. Age a little old. It is for this reason that when displayed on what would now be called tachi kake, they are displayed with the edge facing downwards.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Learn more about Amazon Prime. I do not know how true kaana is, but the katana kake certainly became more popular in times of relative peace such as the mid to late Edo period and so not having your sword constantly by your side might make you more concerned with how easy it would be to kaks to, especially in your own home.

A rare katana kake (sword stand) with Tokugawa crest. – HESSINK’s

When placed in a stand like this, the curvature of the blade leaned inwards, with kaoe edge of the blade facing away from the observer. You can edit your question or post anyway. A rare katana kake sword kale with Tokugawa crest. They were a little shorter in height than the length of the tachi, kke a nice flat base at the bottom to allow them to stand steadily and they allowed the tachi to be rested in them.


Visit our Help Pages. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Browse Related Browse Related. Decorated in iroe takamakie, hiramakie and fundame on a hirame ground with gold foil embellishments, ivory and mother of pearl inlay, the front panels are decorated with a pond scene with four ducks beneath a support decorated with floral scrolls growing from five Tokugawa mons, the feet decorated with flying cranes and scrolling clouds.

It is a very beautiful hand made work.

The product you are going to buy is made by the famous brand YariNoHanzo! Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? The tsuka of course remains to the left in the same manner as the katana would be displayed. Have one to sell? Sport Martial-Arts Batteries included? If this is the case then the saya sits below the now unsheathed blade. Read more about our cookies. However some do choose to place the daito on top.

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Please make sure that you’ve entered a valid question. More in The Samurai Workshop circle. The stand might have to on occasion, matana the two swords every samurai owned. Don’t see what you’re looking for?

This is an antique Japanese sword stand, which I bought many years ago. See questions and answers. Shad – The Samurai Workshop Revision: Don’t buy if you are not satisfied with the pictures provided, kwtana beforehand if needed or if you want more pictures.

Customers also shopped for. When worn or displayed together, these were called the daisho as in big and little sword. I accept the cookies.

They nominally descended from Emperor Seiwa — and were a branch of the Minamoto clan Seiwa Genji by the Nitta clan. For another type of katanakake, usually found outside the house or establishment for people to leave their swords before entering, kkatana here.


A rare katana kake (sword stand) with Tokugawa crest.

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Get to Know Us. This is a beautiful double sword stand. Tachi on the other hand, being hung from a belt on special rope hangers called ashi, are worn with the edge facing downwards.

For katana, which is usually thrust edge facing upwards through the obi, that is the way that it sits on the stand. University Katans All categories Sword steel Sword furniture Japanese Sword Craftsmanship Samurai fighting arts bujutsu Samurai culture and customs Myths and beliefs Practical hints and guidance for sword owners 4 users online 4 Guests and 0 Registered.

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Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. The decoration on the front is a landscape Japanese Antique Samurai Katana Kake 18in. Placing the the item you withdraw from the obi in the first slot makes kinda sense. The saya was then rested in a little groove at the top kaana the stand, the base, upright stand and sword, forming a kind of triangle shape. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.