Katana Sword 9260 Spring Steel With White Saya
9260 Spring Steel Katana Sword Gold Acid Dye Full Tang And Fully Sharpened With White Saya, Iron Fitting And White Ray Skin Samegawa With White Silk Wrap
Sword Type: Katana
Steel Type: 9260 Spring Steel Gold Acid Dye
Blade Length: 71 Centimeters
Handle Length: 27 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.2 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: With Bohi (Blood Groove)
Tsuba (Handguard): Iron Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Metal Alloy Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Metal Alloy Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): Metal Menuki
Saya (Scabbard): White Saya
Ito (Wrap): White Silk
Ray Skin (Samegawa): White Ray Skin
Sword Bag: silk
This is a gold acid dye Japanese Samurai Katana. The Tsuba (guard) is made of iron featuring a Phoenix design. The gold acid dye blade is handmade from 9260 Spring steel. This type of blade has more lateral strength and is easier for Tameshigiri (bamboo/mat cutting) from the weight and the reduced drag.
The gold acid dye which makes the entire blade surface in gold appearance. This gives the blade a unique appearance for those who prefer an extraordinary look on their sword. The Gold Acid Dye treatment is a natural color dyeing method. It does not affect the performance of the sword.
The Kissaki is medium with a well defined Yokote. The sword is full tang and sharpened. The balance of the blade is perfect and the sword is completely functional and sharp. (you can choose razor sharp blade during checkout) It can be used for drills, practice and test cutting.
The lacquered white saya scabbard is made of hardwood. This hand made samurai sword is an excellent sword for training (suitable for Tameshigiri) and it is also a beautiful piece of art work that can used as display at home or office.