Hand folded Blade - Excellent Detailing
Proof of authenticity with the sword smith's signature on the Nakago.
The Emperor katana's folded, high carbon, differentially hardened blade has over 2000 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, clay tempered, battle ready katana.
With ornate detailing, high quality materials and outstanding craftsmanship this katana will please both the practitioner and discriminating collector.
All Sky Jiro swords feature a lifetime warranty and a 100% satisfaction gurantee.
Sword Type: Shinken (Razor Sharp Katana)
Sword Weight: 1.1kilo / 2lbs4oz (Without Saya)
Overall: 104cm / 40inch with Saya (Scabbard)
Balde Shape: Shinogi Zukuri Style
Moto-Kasane(at Habaki): 75mm
Hoto-Haba(at Habaki): 320mm
Nagasa(Blade length): 2.37 Shaku / 28.4 inch
Tsuka(Handle length): 8.75 Sun / 10.5 inch
Blade Made: Tenku 1085/1055 Tranditional High Carbon Folded Steel with Genuine Hamon (5800 layers)
Yaki(Hardness): Tenku Traditional Differential Clay Hardening Technique
Blade Polish: Tenku Hand-Mirror polish with Japanese Water Stones
Kanagu(Tsuba/Fuchi/Kashira/ Menuki): Tenku Brass
Habaki/Seppas: Tenku Brass
Same: Stingray Skin
Tsuka Ito/Sageo: SkyJiro Silk
Tsuka: Premium Hardwood Handle
Mekugi: 2x Premium Bamboo Pins
Saya(Scabbard): Premium Stingray Skin with Water Buffalo-Horn Scabbard
Fully Functional Hand-Made Quality Sword with Razor Sharp Ha (Edge) These swords are guaranteed to cut Tatami!
You must be at least 18 to purchase this fully sharpened Japanese sword