Jitte - OH2052
Carried by the police in old Japan, the Jitte was a versatile weapon that could be used to attack the neck and head od an opponent. but its primary use was a sword catcher and deflector. There are many stories of jittejutsu "masters" snapping katana blades or disarming their owners. The Jitte features a 10 3/4" round section steel rod and a leather wrapped grip with a finger width blade trapper.