What is a Nichirin Sword?
A Nichirin sword is a type of Japanese sword that was traditionally used by samurai warriors. It is characterized by its curved blade and distinctive black lacquered scabbard. The name “Nichirin” comes from the Japanese words for “sun” and “blade,” which reflects the bright red color of the blade.
How Big is a Nichirin Sword?
The size of a Nichirin sword varies depending on the type and style of the sword. Generally speaking, most Nichirin swords are between 24 and 30 inches in length, with the blade measuring between 15 and 20 inches. The weight of a Nichirin sword can range from 1 to 3 pounds, depending on the size and material used in its construction.