Damascus 10 fold Functional Fulltang Katana Sword #1233

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 17, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

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Furubushidoo 1024 Layers Damascus Katana with Katana Certificate, Katana Bag & Cylinder Katana Box
Specifications:

Edge Hardness

HRC 60

Back Hardness

HRC 40

Blade Length (with Habaki)

28.3"

Handle Length

11.8"

Overall Length (with Saya)

42.5"

Blade Thickness

0.3"

Blade Width

1.2"

Weight (with Saya)

3 lb 3 oz

Weight (without Saya)

2 lb 8 oz

This Katana is fully hand forged. Damascus blade is folded for 10 times and it shows 1024 layers on the blade. Fully functional and also a great artwork for display!

Features:

Blade

fully hand forged; Damascus blade 10 times folded; heat tempered

Hi (blood groove)

long Hi on each side

Kissaki (point of blade)

Chu-Kissaki

Edge

razor sharp, hand sharpened by Japanese whetstone

Habaki (blade collar) & Seppa (Spacer) Material

brass

Tsuba (Guard)

brass Tsuba

Fuchi (collar on hilt)

brass

Tsuka (handle)

Genuine Same (Rayskin) & Black Japanese Cotton Ito (Braid) with Menuki (Ornament)

Tang

full tang with 2 Mekugi (peg); engraved
with black smith's signature & number
(This number is the same as the
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