Custom : "Shinku Tonbo" Crimson Dragonfly Folded Samurai Katana
This katana is handforged of beautiful 1060 High Carbon steel - Folded and beautifully polished.
Suitable for the hands of a professional only, in martial arts demonstrations and for the walls / sword cabinets/racks of collectors.
A real classic looking samurai peice , authentic ray-skin on the Tsuka (Black) with crimson coloured ito wrap.
The Saya is a triple Gloss black finish with a crimson coloured cotton sageo to match the tsuka ito.
The Tsuba is quite unique being of slightly smaller proportions than average and featuring Dragonfly's cut from
The fuchi / kashira and menuki all also feature this legendary creature of courage, strength and peace of mind.
A very signifigant Japanese icon.
The blade is sharpened to fine / sharp and is highly polished using multiple grade stones with a 10 stage folding process
creating the unique waving & swirl cloud like pattern you see within the blade itself.
It also has a nice bo-hi groove running both sides of the katana.
A stunning traditional looking blade, classic style & beautiful to hold - not to mention an incredible vision to behold.
The weight is just 1.0kgs, less saya.
Blade Length: 71 cm
Handle Length: 27 cm
Blade: AISI 1060 Carbon Steel Folded - 10 stage
Saya : High quality gloss black wooden Saya
Handle :Genuine ray skin / Hardwood
Warning: These swords are illegal/restricted in some states/areas, if u are unsure please contact your local authorities to confirm legalities. By purchasing this item you confirm that you understand and have conformed to all laws within your state/territory. We will not be held responsible or liable for any reason of non-compliance.