This is a well-made Japanese Samurai Sword KATANA, following the traditional Japanese process. The blade of the steel has been hand crafted from 1095 high carbon steel. The carbon has been hand hammered throughout the blade to give the blade a consistent hardness. The blade has been treated with a clay covering, applied to the entire sword except the cutting edge, it is heated and quenched in spring water. An aesthetic Hamon runs the length of the blade ending at the blade's KAMASU Kissake. The ..
This Katana sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. The blade was made of 1095 high carbon steel, and it has been laminated in a Maru style. 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. This results in a relatively quicker cooling of the edge during quenching, producing a hard edge and softer back. The beautiful real hamon on the b..
This Katana sword has been hand forged using the ancient method of sword making. The blade of the sword has been constructed from 1095 High Carbon steel in a Maru style. In accordance with Japanese tradition, the blade has been treated with a clay covering, applied to the entire sword except the edge. The blade is heated and quenched in spring water. The combination of the quenching and the clay cover creates a significant temperature difference in the Ha of the blade and the rest of the sword. ..