Unveiling a sublime masterpiece of craftsmanship: a hand-forged, full-tang Katana. This remarkable sword extends beyond the parameters of a simple tool of conflict, embodying the enduring spirit and profound discipline of the samurai. It weaves together form and function in a harmonious balance that is as captivating as it is lethal.
Blade: The Katana's blade is diligently crafted from high-quality T10 carbon steel, a material renowned for its exceptional hardness and edge retention capabilities. This sharp-edged, high-performance blade bears testament to the dedication and precision of the swordsmith. Further adding to its formidable appeal, the blade is clay-tempered, featuring an authentic hamon, a beautiful wavy pattern along the cutting edge that is unique to each individual sword.
Handle: The handle, or tsuka, marries beauty with function. Constructed from durable hardwood, it is elegantly decorated with real white samegawa, or rayskin, providing a textured base for the grip. Wrapped tightly with a black cord, the handle not only offers a secure and comfortable grip for the wielder but also complements the aesthetics of the sword with its stark contrast.
Saya: Guarding the precious blade is the saya, or scabbard. It is meticulously crafted from hardwood and coated with a premium natural lacquer that radiates an elegant black hue. Adding to its appeal are exquisite patterns engraved on the saya, transforming this protective sheath into an artistic piece in itself, elevating the overall charm and personality of the sword.
Sageo: The sageo, the cord that ties the saya to the wielder, echoes the black theme. While seeming subtle, this detail serves a crucial functional role while enhancing the monochromatic aesthetics of the sword, offering a sleek, coordinated look.
Tsuba: The crowning feature of this Katana is its tsuba, or handguard. Forged from copper and adorned with a dragon theme, it symbolizes power, wisdom, and the fierce spirit of a warrior. More than just a protective feature, the tsuba provides an artistic focal point, contributing to the overall elegance of the sword.
All in all, this handmade Katana is a splendid tribute to the age-old tradition of swordmaking. It showcases an impeccable blend of strength, precision, and aesthetic appeal, and every detail, every nuance, reflects the reverence for the ancient art of sword crafting.
- T10 carbon steel, handmade, full tang, hand sharpened, clay tempered, real hamon, sharp-edged blade.
- Real white samegawa and black cord wrapped handle.
- Black hardwood saya with premium natural lacquer and engraved patterns.
- Black sageo, copper tsuba with dragon theme.
- Overall length: 40.5 inches, nagasa length: 28.3 inches, handle length: 10.2 inches, blade width: 1.18 inches, weight: 2.85 lbs
|Primary Material||T10 Carbon Steel|
Item Dimensions & Packaging
|Dimensions||40.5 * 1.3 * 0.3 Inches|
|Packing Size||43.4 x 3.9 x 3.14 Inches|
|Shipping Weight||3.4 Pounds|