Hand Made Katana Sword T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel with Feather Hadori Polish and Purple Acid Dye
This Hand Made Katana Sword is made of T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel with Feather Hadori Polish and Purple Acid Dye, featuering Full Black Ray Skin Saya With Buffalo Horn and High Quality Copper Fittings
Sword Type: Katana
Steel Type: T10 Folded Clay Tempered Steel Purple Acid Dye Feather Hadori Polish
Blade Length: 72 Centimeters
Handle Length: 27 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.2 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Blood Groove: Double Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): High Quality Copper Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): High Quality Copper Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): High Quality Copper Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): High Quality Copper Menuki
Saya (Scabbard): Full Black Ray Skin Saya With Buffalo Horn
Ito (Wrap): Authentic Brown Leather
Ray Skin (Samegawa): Black
Sword Bag: Silk
This Samurai Katana with a Saya made from full black rayskin with Buffalo horn. Its blade is strong and durable since it’s made from high speed T10 steel. This sword features a full tang blade. What makes this sword distinct is its purple acid dyed blade. that has also undergone Hadori polishing and clay tempering.
The Tsuka, Fittings, Wrap, and Measurements
This Katana includes a set of fittings made from high quality copper. These include the Fuchi, Menuki, Tsuba, and the Kashira.
For the Tsuka, it is one part protected by the Tsuka Ito or Ito, and the Samegawa. The Ito is made of authentic brown leather which is a durable type of material. It gives the Tsuka a nice, firm, and solid hold. Plus, it can also last longer and is resistant to abrasions.
Aside from the Ito, there is also a black Samegawa for more protection.
Purple Acid Katana Blade
This attractive Katana has a sharpened blade and along with this is a double Bohi. The blood groove or fuller are other names for the Bohi. Its presence helps make the Katana swift, quick, and easier to use.
The blade of this Katana is a beauty due to being folded and clay tempered, with further enhancement of the Hadori polish in feather technique. The folding process adds beauty by the appearance of Hada or subtle grains pattern on the blade. These are all set on the surface of the sword’s blade.
Katana Sword’s Steel Type and Characteristics
Being a sword with a T10-made blade, its edge is sharpened which makes it great for Tameshigiri. It is also a tough blade due to being a full tang, so it does have a certain rigidity to it.
Accessories & Dimensions
To make the Katana more eye-catching, it comes with a full black ray skin Saya with buffalo horn. This is an important part of the Katana since it protects the sword from environmental damage. It is the place where the sword is carefully kept when not in use.
This handmade Samurai sword comes with a silk sword bag that you can use to keep the sword. It can also be for carrying the Katana around while traveling.
For its measurements, this Katana is 1.55 kilograms while its Tsuka is 27 centimeters long. The blade is 72 centimeters long while its width measures 3.2 centimeters.
Symbol of the Katana in Feudal Japan
For the Samurai or military nobles, the sword was much more than just a weapon in pre-industrial Japan. It was an extension of the wielder’s soul. They often carry two swords normally the Katana and the Wakizashi – a collection that forms the Daisho, meaning “big and small”.
This combination is often made up of the Katana and a Wakizashi. The Samurai treated their Katana with great reverence, giving these tools names too.
These Katana that the Samurai used were not only tools used in battle. They were vital and reflected the warrior’s rank, and even their level of expertise. The warriors also used their Katana to show respect, defend, and to climb the ranks in society.