Kuroi Tatsu / Black Dragon /1060CS
This gorgeous katana is handforged of beautiful 1060 AISI Carbon steel, Maru style ,and is beautifully polished with no visible hammon line.
Suitable for the hands of a professional only, in martial arts demonstrations and for the walls / sword cabinets/racks of collectors.
Outstanding attention to detail , authentic ray-skin on the Tsuka (Black) with custom black cotton ito wrap.
The Saya is Classic Black lacquered with a black cotton sageo to match the tsuka & blade.
The Tsuba is thicker than most & features that of the legendary Japanese dragon in its natural element of power (water) among the
waves of Japan.
The blade is sharp and has been treated & polished to solid black taking its cue's from the other night features of the katana.
Interesting to note this one does not have the usual visible hammon line as mentioned along its edge, giving it a very black gloss like appearance.
Maru construction blade , Chu-Kissaki (medium length tip) in Shinogi - Zukuri shape.
A great peice for those that like things dark!
The weight is just 1.2kgs inc saya , 1kg without.
Blade Length: 71 cm
Handle Length: 27 cm
Blade: AISI 1060 Carbon Steel - Treated - Black
Forge/construction Style: Maru
Saya : High quality black lacquered wooden Saya
Handle : Genuine ray skin (black) / Hardwood
Black cotton ito & sageo.
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