40.6 Hand Forged Sharp Japanese Samurai Sword Koganeiro Hebi Snake Katana. The blade of the sword has been constructed from 1060 high carbon steel and has been heat treated. The sageo is white silk with golden shitodome. The tsuba has a Japanese Hebi snake theme.
The sword is appropriate for medium traditional targets. The Koganeiro Hebi katana is ideal for beginning to intermediate practitioners who seek a medium weight sword. The Katana includes a sword bag. Blade: The blade of the sword has been constructed from 1060 carbon steel.
An aesthetic hamon runs down the edge of the blade and a Bohi has been added to the blade in order to lighten it and provide audible feedback when swung. The blade is fully sharpened and sharp. The balance of blade is perfect. Saya: The Saya is constructed from wood with a high gloss gold fish color. A white silk Sageo has been wrapped around the wooden Kurigata.
Guard: The Habaki is a one piece brass construction. The guard is a Japanese Hebi snake design constructed from metal.
Tsuka: The Fuchi & Kashira are both made of metal. The Tsuka core is wooden with white samegawa. Two gold Menuki are on each side of the Tsuka, which also features white silk itomaki. Hand Forged 1060 Carbon Steel. Single groove on both sides of the blade.
Fuchi & Kashira (Collar & Buttcap). White 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 "40.6 Hand Forged Sharp Japanese Samurai Sword Koganeiro Hebi Snake Katana" 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.