Katana - the ancient art of making the perfect sword - the Awesome World of Things

For samurai, or military nobility, in pre-industrial Japan, a sword was more than a weapon: It was an extension of the soul. Two of the swords in this collection form a daisho (meaning "big and small") set, comprised of a katana (which means "long sword") and wakizashi (which means "side arm").

Find out more about the sword over at LinkedIn here.