Wakizashi Honsanmai Clay Tempered Full Rayskin Saya Copper Tsuba Heavy Cutting--Ryan1276




Customization

*Saya number:

*Sageo number:

*Tsuba:

*Habaki Number:

*Ito Number:

*Same Number:

*Tsuka style:



Item Introduction

Wakizashi are considered a samurai's side arm and supplemental weapon. It is effective weapon when fighting in confined spaces as typical Japanese dwellings had low ceiling. Samurai warriors often sleep with their wakizashi and carry them even when inside castles, residences unlike the katana that they sometimes had to leave to a servant. The use of the wakizashi though was not limited to the samurai as merchants, craftsmen and other individuals sometimes carry it for protection.

Ryan1276 is one of our high-end works, it has shinogi zukuri with niku blade in honsanmai lamination. The edge is made of 1095 high carbon steel and the sides made of folded 1060 steel. The blade is differentially-hardened with a beautiful, natural hamon and hada. The tsuka is made of hardwood, fully wrapped with one-piece genuine rayskin and black, synthetic silk ito. The saya is also fully wrapped with genuine, unpolished rayskin. Black buffalo horns are used as kojiri, koiguchi and kurigata. The tsuba, fuchi, kashira and menuki are copper with dragon motif.

Overall Length : 76cm / 30.0" Nagasa(Blade) : 51cm / 20"
Tsuka(Handle) : 21cm / 8.3" Motohaba(width near habaki) : 3.15cm
Sakihaba(width near yokote) : 2.3cm Sori(curve) : 1.3cm
Kasane(thickness at habaki) : 7.5mm Sakikasane(thickness at yokote) : 3mm
Blade : Honsanmai, 1095 High Carbon Steel+Folded steel Saya Material : Rayskin+Buffalo Horn
Handle Material : Hardwood+Genuine Rayskin Tsuba : Copper, 80*79*5mm

Notes:
1) The sword will go with a free sword bag and spare Mekugies(bamboo nails).

2) Our products are 100% handmade, so specification varies slightly from sword to sword, please understand.

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