46.9 Hand Forged Japanese Samurai Sword Shiro NAGINATA Sharp + Bag. Overall Length 1195 (cm)/ 46.92 (inches). Blade Length 73 (cm) / Handle Length 45 (cm). Weight: 2.5 Kg with Packing Material. Material: Hardwood Saya & AISI 1095 Carbon Steel.
Blade: AISI 1095 Carbon Steel Blood Groove: on both sides Blade Edge: fully sharpened (Razor Sharp) Habaki (Blade Collar) & Seppa (Spacer) Material: handmade habaki Tsuba (Hand Guard): Handmade Copper Tiger tsuba Fuchi (Handle Collar) and Kashira (Handle Buttcap): matching copper fuchi kashira Tsuka (Handle): Black ray skin samegawa Tang: Full tang secured by 2 mekugi bamboo pins Saya (scabbard): White lacquered hardwood saya Sword bag: 1 sword bag. The Naginata is the Japanese version of the Pole Arm. The design of the weapon was originally based on the Chinese Pu Dao.The Naginata first came into use during the 8th century. Originally used to dismount horsemen, the Naginata also proved to be efficient in clearing foot soldiers and soon became a favourite among the Samurai. The blade of the sword has been constructed by through 1095 carbon steel. The blade comes full tang, very sharp, and is fully capable of performing tameshigiri. The blade also features a Bo-Hi (groove) for better balance and a audible feedback when the sword is swung.
The Kissaki is medium with a well defined Yokote. The sword is full tang and comes razor sharp. It can be used for Iaido, drills, practice and cutting tests. Blade is fully functional and razor sharp. It has been sharpened by the traditional 12 stage sharpening work.
Test cutting proved that it can be used for test cutting such as bamboo / tatami mats / water bottles. The handle of the knife has been constructed from high quality black ray skin samegawa wrapped by white silk ito and secured by two bamboo pins. The high quality handmade copper tsuba, fuchi (collar), and kashira (end cap) feature a Japanese tiger design.
The saya is white lacquered wrapped with white silk sageo. It fits seamlessly into the guard. We are offering customization for those who like to personalize their sword. Metal Alloy Tsuba (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 any regular color Saya (No Charge). Your choice of ray skin Samekawa (No Charge). We can wrap your tsuka (handle) in two different ways at no charge.Hineri Maki (Traditional Criss-Cross 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).
If you need more time, please contact me and we can make an arrangement. 1 A silk sword bag is included but the display sword stand is not. For custom orders, please note that it would take up to 2-5 days.Other special requests may take more time. We recommend our Buyers to work together with us to resolve any possible problems. We will do whatever reasonable to resolve your problem as long as we are given the opportunity. We are not responsible for any injuries or accidents caused by the negligent or misuse use of this sword. We have over 250 types of swords from Japanese swords, Chinese swords, to Movie Fantasy swords. Japanese Katana (Iaido, Non Sharpened). Japanese Nodachi (Huge Long Blade). We specialize in Custom Personalized swords. Our custom swords are designed to appeal to a broad range of customers. If you are the kind of person who wants a'one of a kind' Katana, then this option is for you. You can choose from 150 different sets of Koshirae (Tsuba, Fuchi, Kashira, Menuki, Saya, Samegawa) and custom fitted to your choice of blades. In addition, we have over 20 different types of synthetic silk, leather, or high quality cotton wraps (Sageo / Ito). Need a specific length for training purpose? No problem we can do that.
To View Our Other Auctions. The item "46.9 Hand Forged Japanese Samurai Sword Shiro NAGINATA Razor Sharp + Bag" is in sale since Thursday, March 6, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "katana1980" and is located in HONG KONG, default. This item can be shipped worldwide.