The sword is hand forged and made of AISI 1060 high carbon steel. The blade has been tempered and water quenched. This Katana features a silk tsukamaki, real white shark skin samegawa, handmade tsuba fuchi kashira model.
A high value and collectable genuine Japanese hand forged sword. The Tsuba of the sword begins with a bronze blade collar (Habaki).
Each side of the guard is secured by a bronze spacer (Seppa), this fitting is only found on hand crafted swords. A sword bag is included.
Handmade Heat Tempered 1060 Samurai Katana Sword. Blade: The blade has been constructed from heat tempered 1060 carbon steel. The blade comes full tang and sharp. Saya: The saya is wooden with a black sparkle finish and black chemical sageo.
Tsuka: The habaki is brass. The Ying-Yang tsuba is blackened metal and matching fuchi kashira. The ito is black silk with alternating criss-cross over black ray skin samegawa. The tang is double pinned with bamboo mekugi.
Hand Forged 1060 Carbon Steel. Single groove on both sides of the blade. Fuchi & Kashira (Collar & Buttcap). Black ray skin samegawa Full Tang secured by two mekugi pins.
(1) The sword comes with a silk sword bag, but the wooden stand is NOT included. We are offering customization for those who like to personalize their sword. Japanese Tsuba & Fuchi Kashira Set Hand Guard / Collar / End Cap (No Charge). You can choose one of the Sageo & Ito cord (scabbard & Handle cord) here to replace the original color (No Charge). Your choice of ray skin Samekawa (No Charge): Green, Red, Black, White.
Your choice of Saya (scabbard) Free. We can wrap your tsuka (handle) in two different ways (No Charge): Hineri Maki (Traditional Criss-Cross Wrap) or Katate Maki (Battle Wrap). Your choice of silk sword bag (No Charge): (please note that you will get a random color if you do not specify a type). For custom orders, please note that it would take up to 2-5 days.Other special requests may take more time. Item must be in their original packaging and accessories.
No signs of being used, and or scratches. All presumed defective or wrong items must obtain an authorization before returning. Item must be in their original packaging. The item "Handmade Japanese Samurai Sword Ying-Yang Katana Razor Sharp +Full Customization" is in sale since Monday, November 4, 2013.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "kaze99" and is located in HONG KONG. This item can be shipped worldwide.