SH2467 Kaeru (Frog) Katana

SH2467 Kaeru (Frog) Katana

$951.00

“Kaeru – Traditional Samurai Sword by Paul Chen / Hanwei

A traditional maintenance kit (OH1003) is included.

The blade of the

Description

Kaeru – Traditional Samurai Sword by Paul Chen / Hanwei

The blade of the Kaeru katana is hand-forged and folded from powder steel, with a medium-length (chu) kissaki. The saya is deeply lacquered in black. High quality ray skin (same) is used on the tsuka. The tsuka-ito is made of premium dark blue Japanese cotton. The tsuba is crafted in blacken iron, with detailing in gold and silver and a frog on lily pad scene decoration. The silk sageo compliments the theme of the Frog and is elegently hand woven in dark blue and moss green. The fuchi and kashira are of black with brass detailing, and the kojiri, koiguchi and kurikata are of polished buffalo horn. The habaki is a one-piece brass construction.

Collect the set; a samurai wore two swords, the matching Wakizashi is also available to complete your collection.

Key Features:

  • Hand forged and folded steel blade
  • Silk sageo
  • Traditional Construction

Specifications:

  • Overall Length: 39″
  • Handle Length: 11″
  • Blade Length: 26.75″
  • Weight: 2lb 6oz
  • Blade Steel: K120C
  • Made in China by Paul Chen / Hanwei.

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
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