Product Details

Gyaku-Kobuse Clay Tempered Katana Japanese Sword Sharp--Ryan1168


Model : ryan1168
Shipping Weight : 2kg Manufactured by : Ryan Sword

Item Introduction

Ryan1168 is one of our midlevel swords. The blade is of a shinogi-zukuri geometry and in a gyaku kobuse style of lamination. The edge is made of 1095 high carbon steel while the core is made of a softer steel. The blade is differentially-hardened with a natural hamon and can take on hard targets. The tsuka is made of hardwood, wrapped with genuine rayskin and synthetic silk ito. The tsuba, fuchi and kashira are all made of copper inlayed with silver and feature an intricate flower theme. The menuki is a silver praying mantis while the habaki and seppa are also made of brass. The saya is made of hardwood with black buffalo horn koiguchi, kurikata and kojiri. It has a smooth, black lacquer finish and has grooves along its length. The sageo is black synthetic silk.

Overall Length : 103cm / 40.6" Nagasa(Blade) : 71cm / 27.9"
Tsuka(Handle) : 27cm / 10.6" Motohaba(width near habaki) : 3.15cm
Sakihaba(width near yokote) : 2.3cm Sori(curve) : 1.9cm
Kasane(thickness at habaki) : 7.5mm Sakikasane(thickness at yokote) : 3mm
Blade : Gyaku-Kobuse, 1095 Carbon Steel+Folded Steel Saya Material : Hardwood+Buffalo horn
Handle Material : Hardwood+Genuine Rayskin Tsuba : Copper+Silver

1) The sword will go with a free sword bag and a set of spare Mekugi(bamboo nail)

2) The display stand is NOT included.

3) Our products are 100% handmade, so specification varies slightly from sword to sword. We appreciate your understanding.

For stands and boxes, please go to [Display Stands | Boxes ]

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