The Tessen (鉄扇), or War Fan, is one of the oldest tools in the Japanese military. It was primarily used a signalling device to issue commands on the battlefield, but was also used as a weapon if needed in a rare Martial Art known as Tessenjutsu (鉄扇術). Wielded only by commanders, War Fans came to symbolise leadership and prudence in the military.A wave, a command.
Blade: 1045 Carbon Steel
Handle: Traditional Wrapping
*Display stand not included.
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