This is a Premium Folded katana from Sky Jiro.
Proof of authenticity with the sword smith's signature on the Nakago
The Taka-Chigai Katana's folded high carbon blade has 26000 layers to create a beautiful Hada and is polished to a mirror finish then hand sharpened to a razor edge. This is a traditionally styled, battle ready katana. With high quality materials and terrific craftsmanship this premium katana will please both the practitioner and discriminating collector.
All Sky Jiro swords feature a lifetime warranty and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Sword Type: Shinken (Razor Sharp Katana)
Blade: SkyJiro Forge's .65% High Carbon Folded Steel (2600 Layers)
Yaki(Hardness): SkyJiro Forge's Special Proprietary Hamon (Skyjiro Forge's Secret Ancient Hardening Method )
Blade Polish: SkyJiro Forge's Hand-Mirror Polish, with Japanese Water Stone
Kanagu(Tsuba/Fuchi/Kashira/ Menuki): SkyJiro Forge's Bronze
Habaki/Seppas: SkyJiro Forge's Bronze
Samé: Genuine Stingray Skin
Tsuka Ito/Sageo: Genuine Japanese man made silk
Tsuka: Hard Wood Handle
2x Mekugi: SkyJiro Forge's Bamboo Wood
Saya(Scabbard): premium grade wood & lacquer with genuine Water Buffalo-Horn fittings
This is a fully functional, hand-made, folded katana with razor sharp Ha (Edge)This katana is guaranteed to cut Tatami!
Sword Weight: 1.1kilo = 2lbs4oz without bohi, with bo hi 2lbs (Without Saya)
Overall: 104cm/40inch with Saya (Scabbard)
Nagasa(Blade length): 28.4/29/30inch -respectively
Tsuka(Handle length): 10.6/11/11.5inch -respectively
Kasane(Thickness): 9/32" (at Habaki)
This is a sharpened battle ready sword You must be at least 18 to purchase this Japanese sword