Tetsu no Kokoro Iron Spirit. This is a fully custom made forge folded 1095 steel blade that is 29 long.The blade has been given an extensive hybrid polish to show of the fantastic hada and hamon of this 4000 + layer blade. Youll notice that the blade is a little wider (Mune to Ha) so as to create a shallower angle From the blade cdgc to the Shinogi. The blade has a full one inch Sori, plus youll also Find the trailing edge of the Bohi is narrower than the leading edge. It has been Fit with a custom brass habaki with three grooves and highiy polished. It is mounted with a scallop Seppa and the hand made solid iron lattice work tsuba and higo pattern Fuchi/ kashira all have an antique iron nish. The 11 3/4 tsuica is a completely new handmade core which has bccn given a premium center cut full same wrap in a at black lacquer Finish and wrapped in gold/brown silk ito in the katate - maki style and Finished With large blacked cranes and a traditional single tapcrcd bamboo mekugi. The saya is a traditional high gloss black lacquer nish with a 1/3 rattan wrap. It has been t With Black Buffalo horn kurigata and a tsunokacshi has been added. The whole has been finished off with a black/brown shigcuchi style sageo. This katana is offered in a custom Fukuro made from an antique obi with black silk Fusahimo.
Overall weight (katana only): 2lb. Blade Width Mihaba (machi to yakote): 1 1/4 - 7/8.
Blade Thickness Kasane (machi to yakote) 1/4 - 3/16. Condition is Used Like new please review pictures to asses condition, I will try answer any questions or provide additional pictures. The item "Hand Forged Japanese Sword Katana Iron Spirit Custom From Shadow Of Leaves 2007" is in sale since Thursday, May 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\Asian\Japanese".The seller is "texcorpsman" and is located in Indio, California. This item can be shipped to United States.