1978: A Set 3 Hand Forged Japanese Samurai Sword Katana Carbon Steel Blade. Friendly reminder: Following is a sample hand-measured dimensions (approximately), the Measurements There may be some errors. Moreover, color may not appear exactly as in real life due to variation between computer monitor resolution and lights.The wooden stand (or Hanging plate) in below item pictures is NOT included. Overall Length: 38.18/29.52/19.68 inch / 97/75/50 cm. Blade Length: 26.77/18.89/10.62 inch / 68/48/27 cm. Handle Length: 9.84/9.05/6.29 inch / 25/23/16 cm Blade Material: Carbon Steel. Blade Width: 1.25 inch / 3.20 cm. Blade Thickness: 0.27 inch / 0.70 cm Weight: 1.27/ 0.70 / 0.50 kg (approximately) Saya Material: High Quality Hard wooden. My dear friends, we can free for you carved the name or the letters you want on the blade. Warm prompt: My dear friends, Because of our swords are all 100% pure handmade, This need is about 730 days or so to complete made. Good luck is always with you! Long Quan Is a place name. Longquan (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: Lóngquán) is a county-level city under the administration of in the municipal region of Lishui City in the southwest of Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of China, located on the upper reaches of the Ou River. The name literally means "Dragon Fountain". Longquan is famous locally for its swords and porcelain, both of which are often regarded as the finest in China. The swords made in Longquan (Longquanjian) are famous among martial artists in China.
Modern sword production is now led by a workshop named "Shenguanglong" whose sword-making history can be traced back to the twentieth year of Guangxu in the Qing Dynasty. There are several private and state-owned swords-making factories in Longquan.
Equally, Longquan porcelain (Longquanyao) is highly prized among collectors. Longquanyao had 1800 years' history before unfortunately disappearing during the Qing Dynasty. The customer assumes the responsibility for knowing what can be legally imported into his/her country. Please pay attention to the fact that it would take longer for international shippings to arrive at your hand than domestic shippings. If you allow us the opportunity, we will make it right for you!The item "A Set 3 Hand Forged Japanese Samurai Sword Katana Carbon Steel Blade Sharp #1979" is in sale since Tuesday, May 9, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese". The seller is "chinatown-antiquer" and is located in CN. This item can be shipped worldwide.