Clay Tempered Shirasaya Japanese Sword Samurai KATANA Black Damascus Steel Blade
This Shirasaya sword is clay tempered folded damascus steel full tang blade. Folded steel has the capability to be a harder blade, the incredibly crafted blade that has both strength and flexibility makes a high-quality sword. The steel has been throughly refined and tempered, a special clay is applied to the blade by hand, using a thin covering near the edge and a thicker layer over the rest of the blade. Chu-kissaki on the top of the blade. It is special treated black color blade, preventing it from rusting. Normally, the black color will not fade unless you re-polish the blade. This sword has no tsuba (guard). The handle and saya are black hard wood.
Clay Tempered Shirasaya Japanese Sword Samurai Katana Black Damascus Steel Blade Features:
- HanBon Forge Hand Made Shirasaya Sword
- Clay Tempered Damascus Folded Steel
- Full Tang Black Blade
- Bo-Hi : No
- Chu-kissaki (medium length)
- SHINOGI-ZUKURI blade shape
- Lacquered black hard wood handle and saya
- No tsuba (guard)
- Brass Habaki (Blade Collar)
- Uses: Iaito / Practice / Display
- Over Length: 40.9"
- Blade Length: 27.7"
- Handle Length:10.5"
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