The tanto blade is one of the traditionally made Japanese swords that were worn by the samurai class of feudal Japan. The tanto dates to the Heian period, when it was mainly used as a weapon but evolved in design over the years to become more ornate. Tanto were used in traditional martial arts. Possessing this weapon would bring on honor to the security of your house.
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I believe that since it’s traditional days, the style of the tanto has become very popular and created in various different ways. Short blades and long blades.