We are honored to introduce a new paragon of excellence in our collection: the handmade, full-tang katana. This is not just a weapon; it is a meticulously crafted piece that reflects the highest levels of artistry, devotion, and respect for the venerable tradition of samurai sword-making.
Blade: At the core of this katana, we have a high-performance blade made of T10 carbon steel, renowned for its remarkable strength, durability, and edge retention. The sharp-edged blade has been clay tempered, a traditional method used by skilled swordsmiths to enhance hardness and flexibility. This process creates a distinctive, beautiful Hamon or temper line, adding authenticity to the sword and serving as proof of its traditional, handcrafted quality.
Handle: The Tsuka, or handle, is a harmonious blend of strength and elegance. Made from premium hardwood, it ensures a comfortable and secure grip. The handle is adorned with real red Samegawa, or ray skin, a unique and traditional material that provides both aesthetic appeal and practical grip. A black cord wrap is meticulously applied over the Samegawa, adding a beautiful contrast and texture to the handle.
Tsuba: The Tsuba, or handguard, is made of copper, exhibiting a radiant gold gilding that exemplifies the katana's opulence. The Tsuba features an intricate dragon theme, a timeless symbol of power and wisdom in Japanese culture, adding an element of mythical allure to the weapon.
Saya and sageo: Our craftsmen have created a Saya, or scabbard, from superior hardwood, finished with a premium natural lacquer to produce a glossy, deep black hue. Adding to its splendor, the upper part of the Saya is wrapped with red pearl rayskin, a striking detail that further emphasizes the katana's luxurious design. The Saya is complemented by a black Sageo, the traditional cord, adding a functional and aesthetic finish to this magnificent weapon.
This full-tang, handmade katana is more than just a sword; it's a testament to the unyielding spirit and the intricate artistry of the samurai tradition. Whether destined for the dojo, a collector's cabinet, or simply for those with an appreciation for high-quality craftsmanship, this katana is an embodiment of power, beauty, and the timeless allure of Japanese martial culture.
- T10 carbon steel, hand sharpened, full tang, clay tempered, real hamon, sharp-edged blade.
- Real red samegawa and black cord wrapped handle.
- Black aya with premium natural lacquer, red pearl rayskin saya.
- Black sageo, copper tsuba with dragon theme.
- This katana will be a must in any japanese motif on a display stand, the stand is not included.
|T10 Carbon Steel
Item Dimensions & Packaging
|43 x 4 x 4 Inches