Katana suitable for iaido, kendo, battodo, kenjutsu and ninjutsu exercises, also perfect for decoration. Bohi blade, made of damascus 1045 steel, repeatedly bent/forged - has about 8000 layers (requires maintenance), fully rounded and fully functional. Authentic production in the damascus technique. Very sharp.
Decorated with koi fish, which in Japanese culture symbolizes well-being and happiness. It is known to swim against the current and overcome great obstacles, which symbolizes strength, courage, patience and success through perseverance. As koi can grow very large and live a long time, they have become a symbol of prosperity and happiness.
Sheath / SAYA: hardwood - varnished cotton braid (sageo)
Tsuba with decorative motif - metal
Kashira and metal menuki
Handle: wooden, cotton braid,
Completely detachable - fixed with 2 mekugia wedges
Cover length: about 104 cm
Blade length: about 72 cm
Handle length: about 28 cm
Length of the cover: about 76 cm
Thickness of the blade on the handle: about 7.5 mm
Blade width: about 3.1 cm
Weight with cover: about 1.3 kg
Blade weight: approx. 0.98 kg.
NOTE: the package comes with a katana, a carrying case, a stand and a maintenance set. NO BOX. Video of that katana below: