Handmade Wakizashi

A wakizashi is a Japanese short sword that is a companion sword to the full-sized katana. The term daisho referred to the sword set and the katana was known as a daito and wakizashi as a shoto. Our collection of handmade wakizashi are fully ready for tameshigiri cutting.

CAS Hanwei

Bamboo Mat Wakizashi by Paul Chen / Hanwei

$980.00 $646.98

Our Bamboo Mat Wakizashi features a chu-kissaki blade of Hanwei's own high-alloy HWS-2S steel, which combines impressive performance with a striking O-choji hamon. This steel is made in Hanwei's new factory, with high-tech equipment, producing a very...

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Citadel

Bamboo Wakizashi by Citadel

$2,379.00

Limited Edition Bamboo Wakizashi - the perfect pair to Citadel's Bamboo Katana The "Wakizashi" or Short Sword was worn with the longer katana, when the pair matched in theme they were considered a Daisho. However, when the katana was surrendered upon...

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CAS Hanwei

Golden Oriole Wakizashi by Paul Chen / Hanwei

$770.00 $508.98

Classic Samurai Wakizashi Matching the Paul Chen SH1018 Golden Oriole Katana, the Wakizashi features a deeply lacquered blue saya and Japanese cotton tsuka-ito, and the Oriole appears again on the koshirae. The blade from the Hanwei factory is...

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CAS Hanwei

Great Wave Katana by Paul Chen / Hanwei

$960.00 $633.98

The Great Wave Katana made by Paul Chen for Hanwei displays the Tomoe motif used frequenly for family crests and shrine decoration. The koshirae are crafted in blackened iron and feature the Tomoe mon. The bladeon the Great Wave Katana is hand-forged...

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CAS Hanwei

Hunter Wakizashi by Paul Chen / Hanwei

$1,500.00 $990.98

The Hunter Wakizashi is built on the Hanwei L6/Bainite blade in the Shonogi Zukuri style, and featuring superb koshirae, the Hunter is a very desirable and functional piece. The subdued green silk ito and green striped lacquered saya with green silk...

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Citadel

Imperial Citadel Katana by Citadel

$2,999.98

Imperial Citadel Katana - Limited Edition of 30 This is the fourth of the Limited Edition katana from Citadel Knives and Swords. Each sword is signed by the smith on the nakago with the sword number, limited to just 30 swords before the model is retired...

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CAS Hanwei

Koi Wakizashi by Paul Chen / Hanwei

$895.00 $590.98

T10 Wakizashi - Samurai Short Sword The Koi Wakizashi from Paul Chen has a hand-forged T10 high-carbon steel blade. The blade on this is differentially hardened using the traditional claying method. The Koi Wakizashi is mounted in black and white and...

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CAS Hanwei

Lion Dog Wakizashi by Paul Chen / Hanwei

$1,160.00 $765.98

The Lion Dog Wakizashi from Paul Chen of Hanwei features an O-Kissaki blade of our own high-alloy HWS-1S steel, which combines superior performance with an outstanding O-choji hamon. This steel is made in Hanwei's new factory, with high-tech equipment,...

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Citadel

Lotus Wakizashi by Citadel

$1,869.00

Limited Edition Lotus themed Wakizashi - the perfect pair to Citadel's Lotus Katana The "Wakizashi" or Short Sword was worn with the longer katana, when the pair matched in theme they were considered a Daisho. However, when the katana was surrendered...

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