Created By Alex Zheng! Comes with Includes brocade sword bag, maintenance kit and presentation box.
Alex Zheng is one of the top master sword smiths in the world and has been bestowed the title of "Master of Art" from his peers. With over 30 years of sword forging experience and numerous awards, Zheng's swords have been sought after by affluent collectors, high ranking state and military officials as well as museums. The respect Alex Zheng has among his peers is unrivaled.
2004 Commissioned by the Peking Observatory to create the first "Yun-Tie Sword"
2005 "Quin Sword" was inducted into the permanent collection of the Chinese Military Museum.
2006 China central Television produced a special on Alex Zheng and his work of art.
2008 China Federation of Commerce commissioned Alex Zheng to create the: "Sword of China."
2009 Took 1st and 2nd place in the Zhe Jiang Exhibition
2010 "Feng-Yun sword" was chosen by the Long Quan government as the Sword of Hero
The differentially tempered blade is made of 1065 Carbon steel and 65 MN steel and is traditionally hand forged using Muku-Kitae method. The water tempered 408 layers damascus steel blade is stunning, with prominent Hamon and Hada. The blade has a HA of 55 HRC
Top grade real ray skin wrapped tsuka and silk cord , with two mekugi fixed. Nicely detailed copper tsuba and fittings.
Wood saya is hand lacquered in a high quality piano finished (black), buffalo horn scabbard mouth and end cap.
Includes sword bag, maintenance kit and presentation box.
Overall Length: 40-1/2"
Blade Length: 27"
Handle Length: 11"
This is a fully sharpened battle ready katana. You must be at least 18 to order this Samurai sword