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Tanto Japanese worn, LARP Tanto Japanese worn, LARP 2
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Tanto Japanese worn, LARP

Epic Armoury
150290000
45.45 €
Are you looking for a safe and fun way to wield a worn Japanese dagger? Do not look any further! Introducing our Epic Armory Worn Tanto, a perfect choice for your LARP adventures. This Tanto is made of soft EVA foam, making it combat-safe and reducing the risk of injury. In addition, it is coated with a thick layer of protective latex, which guarantees...
Katana, Wakizashi and Tanto red with black lacquered stand
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Wakizashis decorative

Katana, Wakizashi and Tanto red with black lacquer stand

Tole10 Imperial
001160000
70.66 €
Katana, Wakizashi and Tanto with black lacquered stand, decoration, carbon steel. Katana.- sheet 69 cms. Wakizashi.- sheet 49 cms. Tanto.- sheet 29 cms. P>
Both John Lee Shirasaya model O-Tanto Both John Lee Shirasaya model O-Tanto 2
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Both John Lee Shirasaya model O-Tanto

John Lee
185170000
94.50 €
Tanto John Lee Shirasaya model O-Tanto forged by hand. This Tanto is particularly long. With a total length of 57 cm, it far exceeds the usual size. Characteristic: The blades of the swords are hand forged from high carbon steel and traditionally hardened. The sharp blades are grooved with a Bo-Hi (fuller) to reduce weight. The ends of the handle are...
Tanto last samurai movie ornament (44 cm.)
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Katana Last Samurai

Tanto last samurai movie ornament (44 cm.)

222620000
13.80 €
This ornamental Tanto inspired by the movie The Last Samurai starring Tom Cruise is the perfect accessory for lovers of vintage cinema and Japanese culture. With a length of 44 cm, this decorative Tanto has a steel blade that gives it a realistic and quality appearance. In addition, it has a metal tsuba that provides stability and safety during handling....
Both John Lee's Dragon Both John Lee's Dragon 2
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Battle ready Tanto

Both John Lee's Dragon

John Lee
243770000
103.25 €
Step into the mystical and auspicious world of Japan with the John Lee Dragon Tanto. Even today, the dragon plays an important role in Japan, especially during the New Year festival. Unlike mysticism in the Western world, the dragon is a mythical creature of good luck. The tsuba of this incredible sword forms a dragon that surrounds the blade, giving it a...
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tanto black scabbard

Art Gladius
003960000
40.12 €
Are you looking for a decorative sword that is unique and of high quality? Do not look any further! We have the perfect sword for you. Our sword with a black wooden scabbard and golden appliqués is a true treasure that you will not want to pass up. One of the main advantages of this sword is its manufacturing material. The blade is made of 440 stainless...
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tanto red scabbard

Art Gladius
003990000
40.12 €
Are you looking for a decorative sword that is unique and of high quality? Do not look any further! We have the perfect product for you: the Art Gladius brand sword. This sword is designed with a red wooden scabbard, a silver buckler and black braiding, giving it an elegant and sophisticated appearance. In addition, it has a 440 stainless steel blade,...
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both red snake

Art Gladius
004060000
46.16 €
Are you looking for a decorative sword that is unique and eye-catching? Do not look any further! We have the perfect sword for you: the Red Serpent with Red Scabbard by Art Gladius. This sword is made with high quality materials, with a 440 stainless steel blade that guarantees its durability and resistance. In addition, its unique and original design...
Wakizashis decorative

Wakizashi + Stand

Tole10 Imperial
008850000
30.99 €
Decorative and collection with black sheath color and carbon steel blade 50 cm Wakizashi. Includes stand. P>
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both black snake

Art Gladius
004090000
49.22 €
Are you looking for a black snake with a black sheath? We have the perfect product for you. Our Art Gladius Brand Black Snake is a piece of exceptional quality. Its blade is made of 440 stainless steel, which guarantees its durability and resistance. In addition, this snake has been manufactured in Toledo, Spain, known for its tradition in the manufacture...
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tanto dragon black-gold scabbard

Art Gladius
004110000
41.91 €
Are you looking for a unique and high-quality piece for your gun collection? Then look no further, because we have the perfect product for you. Introducing the Dragon Tanto with Black-Gold Scabbard, a stunning sword that is sure to turn heads. One of the main advantages of this Tanto is its 440 stainless steel blade. This material is known for its...
Decorative tanto

Tanto Blue-silver

Art Gladius
004150000
41.99 €
Are you looking for a unique and high-quality decorative sword? Then look no further, because we have the perfect product for you. We present the blue-silver Tanto sword with a 440 stainless steel blade from the renowned Art Gladius brand. One of the main advantages of this sword is its manufacturing material. The blade is made of 440 stainless steel,...
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tanto blue-gold scabbard

Art Gladius
004160000
40.04 €
Are you passionate about history and ancient weapons? Then this decorative sword from Art Gladius is just the thing for you. With its elegant and detailed design, this sword is ideal for collectors and to add an ornate and decorative touch to any space. One of the main advantages of this sword is its manufacturing material. The blade is made of 440...
Decorative tanto

Both + Stand

012020000
20.91 €
Both decorative with a total length of 45 cm. The blade is made of steel and carbon. It includes wooden stand.
Decorative tanto

Both + Stand

012040000
20.91 €
Both decorative. The blade is made of steel and carbon. It includes wooden stand.
Decorative tanto

Both + Stand

012050000
20.91 €
Both decorative. The blade is made of steel and carbon. It includes wooden stand.
Decorative tanto

Both + Stand

012070000
20.91 €
Both decorative. The blade is made of steel and carbon. It includes wooden stand.
Weapons

Both Practical Plus

Cass Hanwei (Paul Chen)
021940000
250.49 €
The Tanto Practical Plus is a functional and versatile weapon that will give you exceptional performance in your martial arts practices. Its blade is made of high carbon steel forged by hand, which guarantees its resistance and durability. In addition, it has a differential tempering carried out using the traditional Claying method, which gives it greater...
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Both for training

Cold Steel
039090000
22.08 €
Are you looking for some high-quality training? Then you have come to the right place. We present to you the Tanto manufactured by the famous American company Cold Steel, recognized for its excellence in the manufacture of weapons and combat utensils. Our Tanto is constructed from high-quality polypropylene, making it durable and sturdy. In addition, we...
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Both Connor, The Immortals (Official)

Marto
086780000
118.18 €
Both Connor from the film Los Inmortales (Highlander), forged with stainless steel sheet and manufactured in the Marto factory in Toledo (Spain). It is an exact replica of the one in the movie The Immortals. Are you a fan of the Highlander movie? Would you like to have in your hands an exact replica of the Tanto Connor used by the protagonist? Then this...
Decorative tanto

Both black pod, Marto

Marto
086790000
118.18 €
Tanto Negro from the Exclusive Collection of "Oriental Weapons" manufactured by Marto. Includes the certificate of Origin and Quality, Made in Toledo. The tantō is a short weapon, a small katana, with the simplest blade design and tsuka. It is carried in the obi (belt), because it could be easily hidden. Although the secondary weapon of the samurai was...
Decorative tanto

Tanto Japanese Cobra, Marto

Marto
086800000
72.73 €
Both Japanese Cobra from the Exclusive Collection of "Oriental Weapons" manufactured by Marto. Includes the certificate of Origin and Quality, Made in Toledo. The Tanto is a short weapon, a small katana, with the simplest blade design and tsuka. It is carried in the obi (belt), because it could be easily hidden. Although the secondary weapon of the...
Decorative tanto

Tanto simple black pod, Marto

Marto
086810000
72.73 €
Simple tanto with black scabbard from the Exclusive Collection of "Oriental Weapons" manufactured by Marto. Includes the certificate of Origin and Quality, Made in Toledo. The tantō is a short weapon, a small katana, with the simplest blade design and tsuka. It is carried in the obi (belt), because it could be easily hidden. Although the secondary weapon...
Decorative tanto

Tanto decorative Tokugawa

Art Gladius
093120000
62.88 €
Are you looking for a unique and striking piece to decorate your home? Then you can't miss this decorative sword from the Art Gladius brand. With its red lacquered scabbard and braided black leather handle, this sword is the perfect complement to any setting. But it is not only a decorative object, it is also a collector's item. Its stainless steel blade...
Decorative tanto

Tanto decorative Minamoto

Art Gladius
093130000
62.88 €
Are you looking for a decorative sword that is unique and eye-catching? Then the Minamoto model from Art Gladius is just right for you. This sword has a blade made of high quality stainless steel, specifically stainless steel. 440, which guarantees its durability and resistance. One of the advantages of this sword is its decorative design, which makes it...
Decorative tanto

decorative japanese tanto

Art Gladius
093160000
40.12 €
Discover the blue decorative Japanese Tanto from Art Gladius! This amazing Japanese Tanto is perfect for lovers of Japanese culture and collectors of decorative swords. Its high-quality stainless steel blade measures 24.5 cm, giving it an authentic and durable look. One of the most outstanding features of this Japanese Tanto is its strung handle decorated...
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Tanto Japanese decorative, black

Art Gladius
093170000
40.12 €
Are you looking for a unique and elegant piece to decorate your home? Then you cannot miss the opportunity to acquire our black decorative Japanese Tanto. This decorative sword is perfect for both collectors and those who want to add an ornamental and decorative touch to their space. One of the main advantages of our Japanese Tanto is its manufacturing...
Decorative tanto

Both Toledano Shimazu

Art Gladius
093270000
62.88 €
Are you passionate about history and ancient weapons? Then the Shimazu model from the Toledano brand is perfect for you. This decorative sword, manufactured by Art Gladius, is designed for collectors and lovers of ornamentation and decoration. One of the main advantages of this sword is its manufacturing material. The blade is made of stainless steel,...
Battle ready Tanto

Both John Lee Musashi Ichi

John Lee
104650000
94.50 €
Both John Lee model Musashi Ichi forged by hand. It is a piece of Asian art with: Blade forged in carbon steel and hardened by hand. Ribbed on the blade to reduce weight The handle (Tsuka) is made of wood and covered with fish skin (Same) The hilt is wrapped (Tsuka-ito) in traditional black cotton The hilt (Tsuka) is anchored to the blade with bamboo pins...
Katana Last Samurai

Both of The Last Samurai

Medioevo
116250000
27.36 €
Discover the Tanto from the movie Last Samurai, starring Tom Cruise. This impressive Tanto measures 55 cm long and is made of high quality material: carbon steel. The Tanto from The Last Samurai is the perfect complement for lovers of Japanese cinema and culture. Its true-to-movie design will transport you to medieval times and make you feel like a true...
Battle ready Tanto

Both Golden Flower by John Lee

John Lee
189180000
146.20 €
The Golden Flower Tanto features an extraordinarily beautiful tsuba, which was undoubtedly made by a great master in the 18th century. Since they did not sign their work, unlike blacksmiths, the creators are not known by name. The tsuba was elaborately decorated with golden cherry blossoms (sakura). The cherry blossom is one of the most important symbols...
Battle ready Tanto

Both Japanese John Lee Dragon

John Lee
191150000
112.32 €
Both Japanese John Lee Dragon model. Even today, the dragon plays an important role in Japan, especially during the New Year festival. In contrast to the Western word mysticism, the dragon is a lucky mythical creature. The tsuba of this amazing sword forms a dragon that surrounds the sword. Characteristic: Shinogi Zukuri style sword with fuller (Bo-Hi),...
Battle ready Tanto

Japanese tanto John Lee Ten Kei Aikuchi

John Lee
191160000
343.50 €
Both Japanese John Lee Ten Kei Aikuchi. The term "ten kei" can be translated as "gift from heaven" and is a symbol of the beauty of nature. This inspired delicate flower patterns on the handmade accessories that are refined with gold and silver. The blade is handmade in the elaborate konbuse style. The hard shell is made from 1095 carbon steel and the...
Battle ready Tanto

Japanese tanto John Lee model Aikuchi

John Lee
191220000
94.50 €
Both Japanese John Lee model Aikuchi. The Aikuchi Tanto has a hand forged carbon steel blade with a fine hamon and has been traditionally tempered. It is characteristic of this tanto that it does not present a guard (tsuba). Also notable is the shape of the Unokobi Zukuri blade, which has also been used in part with naginatas (a Japanese polearm). The...
Battle ready Tanto

Both sharp John Lee Shiro

John Lee
191310000
103.25 €
Both sharpened John Lee Shiro. Shiro (meaning 'white') has many meanings in Japanese culture. Among other things, this color represents purity and holiness, but also mourning and death. To symbolize the will to fight to the death. Characteristic: Shinogi-Zukuri style blade with fuller (Bo-Hi), hand forged in 1045 carbon steel. The blade is sharpened with...
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Punisher katana, wakizashi and tanto set with support

Tole10 Imperial
191370000
75.95 €
Get ready to become a true warrior with the Punisher Set of katana, wakizashi and tanto! This decorative set offers you the opportunity to show off some impressive and unique weapons while invoking strength and death towards your enemies. Each of these swords has been manufactured with passion and precision by the Spanish brand Tole10 Imperial,...
Battle ready Tanto

Tactical Tanto with Ray Skin Grip

Cass Hanwei (Paul Chen)
220390000
275.99 €
The Tactical Tanto with Ray Skin Grip is a must-have for those looking to combine tradition with modern functionality. Manufactured by Hanwei (Paul Chen), this tactical Tanto stands out for its genuine stingray skin grip and its tempered blade with a hardness of 60 HRC. One of the main advantages of this tactical Tanto is its carbon steel blade, which...
Decorative tanto

White ornamental Japanese tanto (42.5 cm.)

222010000
17.00 €
The white ornamental Japanese Tanto is much more than just a piece of decoration. Its elegant and sophisticated design makes it a true treasure for lovers of oriental culture. This Tanto has a high quality steel blade and a metallic tsuba that enhances its beauty and finish. But its true charm lies in its white lacquered wooden case decorated with Chinese...
Decorative tanto

Red ornamental Japanese tanto (42.5 cm.)

222020000
17.00 €
This red Japanese ornamental Tanto is the perfect accessory for all lovers of oriental culture. With its steel blade and metal tsuba, this Tanto is not only a piece of decoration, but also conveys elegance and sophistication. The white lacquered wooden case is the ideal complement to highlight the beauty of this Tanto. In addition, it is decorated with...
Decorative tanto

Blue ornamental Japanese tanto (42.5 cm.)

222030000
17.00 €
Blue decorative tanto with steel blade and metallic tsuba. The wooden case is lacquered white and decorated with Chinese letters (heart, eternal, good luck and harmonious). This blue ornamental Japanese Tanto is a unique piece that combines elegance with oriental tradition. Its 27.8 cm long steel blade is carefully manufactured to ensure a precise and...
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Exploring the World of Japanese Tantō

Japanese tantans are short edged weapons that have played an important role in the history and culture of Japan. Although at first glance they may resemble small katanas, their design and function are unique. Discover more about these fascinating Japanese daggers and their historical relevance:

1. The Origin of the Tantō

Tantō have their roots in feudal Japan, where they were used as both defensive weapons and everyday tools. Their single or double-edged blade, between 15 and 30 cm, made them ideal for a variety of situations. Their simple but effective design made them an essential part of the samurai arsenal.

2. Tantō vs. Katana

Although tantans and katanas may appear similar in appearance, they differ in their design and use. Katanas are long swords used primarily in combat, while tantans are short weapons, ideal for close combat and concealed carry. Additionally, katanas tend to be more ornate, while tantō are characterized by their simplicity.

3. The Tantō in Japanese Culture

Tantō were not only weapons, but also had cultural and spiritual significance in Japan. They were often used in ritual suicide ceremonies known as "seppuku" or "harakiri." Additionally, some historical tantans are considered national treasures and are highly valued in Japanese culture.

Frequently Asked Questions about Tantō

  • What is the typical length of a Tanto blade?
    The blade of a tantō is usually between 15 and 30 cm (6–12 in) in length.
  • How are tantans different from katanas?
    Although they may look similar, tantans are short single- or double-edged weapons, while katanas are long swords. Additionally, tantans are simpler in design.
  • What role did tantō play in the samurai?
    Tantō were essential weapons for samurai in close combat situations and were also used in important rituals such as seppuku.
  • What is the cultural importance of tantō in Japan?
    Tantō were not only weapons, but also had cultural and spiritual significance in Japan, and some are considered national treasures.

Explore the fascinating world of Japanese tantans and discover their rich history and significance in Japanese culture. These handguns, with their unique design and cultural significance, continue to be a symbol of Japan's samurai heritage.

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