Samurai Wakizashi 1060 Carbon Steel with Pirate Inscription Saya
Full Tang and Fully Sharpened 1060 Carbon Steel Wakizashi with Pirate Inscription Saya, Black Silk ito with Red Ray Skin Samegawa and Brass fitting
Sword Type: Wakizashi
Steel Type: 1060 Carbon Steel
Blade Length: 51 Centimeters
Handle Length: 21 Centimeters
Blade Width: 3.2 Centimeters
Tang: Full Tang
Sharpness: Fully Sharpened
Blood Groove: Single Blood Groove
Tsuba (Handguard): Brass Tsuba
Fuchi (Hilt Collar): Metal Fuchi
Kashira (Pommel): Metal Kashira
Menuki (Handle Ornaments): Brass Menuki
Saya (Scabbard): Pirate Inscription Saya
Ito (Wrap): Black Silk
Ray Skin (Samegawa): Red Ray Skin
Sword Bag: Silk
This Wakizashi for sale is made from 1060 carbon steel, it has full tang and a fully functional blade that has been sharpened to allowing you to utilize the sword for training or tameshigiri. This type of steel consists of 0.60% carbon and can be found in most entry-level samurai blades.
Featuring a bo-hi (sometimes referred to as blood groove or fuller) which is present to help make the sword more lightweight and balanced, The Wakizashi swords were used by the Samurai as an auxiliary sword (back up), however it was also used to perform the ritual suicide that is called Seppuko.
This Wakizashi sword has a shorter blade length compared to the Katana, the blade measures around fifty-one centimeters with a width of 3.2 centimeters; its handle is also slightly shorter at just twenty-one centimeters but is still comfortable when gripping the piece during practice or training and can be swung with one or two hands. The total weight of this Samurai Wakizashi sword is 1.32 kilograms.
This samurai sword is eye catching with bright yellow color saya and skeleton pirate inscription on it which goes well with the red ray skin samegawa covering the tsuka, as well as the black ito wrap that is wound over the ray skin;
The brass menuki and tsuba adds more style and elegance to the piece since while the kashira and fuchi are both made from metal. This Wakizashi also comes with a silk sword bag which is useful for carrying the sword around while also safeguarding it when not in use.