Great Wave

$960.00

Great Wave Katana

1 in stock

Description

The furniture of each piece in the Great Wave Set displays the renowned Tomoe motif used frequenly for family crests and shrine decoration. The tsuba, fuchi, & kashira are made of blackened iron and feature the Tomoe crest (mon). The blades are hand-forged from T10 high-carbon steel and are differentially hardened using traditional claying methods. The temper line (hamon) is evident and prominent. Each piece has a deeply lacquered black saya with a one-piece brass habaki construction. Real ray skin (same) is used on the tsuka, and the tsuka-ito and sageo are made of premium woven Japanese black cotton. The katana and wakizashi are constructed with a long (o) kissaki and are well suited for cutting exercises (tameshigiri).

Features:

– High-carbon steel
– Deeply lacquered black saya
– Ideal for cutting exercises

Specifications:

– Overall length: 40 1/2″
– Blade length: 28″
– Handle length: 11 1/2″
– Weight: 2lbs 10 oz
– Point of Balance: 5″
– Width at Guard: 1.27″
– Width at Tip: .95″
– Thickness at Guard: .30″
– Thickness at Tip: .25″
– Sori: 3/4″

 
HazMat: NA

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Unit Quantity: 1

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Additional information

Weight 5.6 lbs
Dimensions 47.5 x 5.5 x 3.5 in