The beautifully accented swords in this set are exactly the type of weapons a samurai would carry. Each item offers a stainless steel blade with laser etching. The hilts feature imitation ivory ray skin with black nylon cord wrapping and cast metal guards that coordinate with the superbly appointed sheaths. This set also includes a black lacquer tabletop display stand. Measurements for each item are: katana: 36 1/2 overall, 26 1/2" blade; wakizashi: 27 3/4" overall, 19" blade. United Cutlery, XL1032.