Differentially hardened hand-forged T-10 high-carbon steel blade!
The furniture of this high quality tanto displays the renowned Tomoe motif used frequenly for family crests and shrine decoration. The tsuba, fuchi, & kashira are made of blackened iron and feature the Tomoe crest (mon).
The Great Wave Tanto's blade is hand-forged from T10 high-carbon steel and differentially hardened using traditional claying methods. The temper line (hamon) is evident and prominent.
Included, is a hand lacquered black saya with one-piece brass habaki construction. Premium ray skin (same) is used on the tsuka, and the tsuka-ito and sageo are made of high grade, woven Japanese black cotton.
This is a high Quality tanto from the Hanwei forge for display and practice.
Blade length: 6 3/4"
Handle length: 4"
Overall length: 11 3/4"
Thickness at Guard: .280
You must be 18 years or older to purchase this battle ready tanto