Japanese traditional handmade blue steel Samurai Knife

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 16, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

Japanese traditional handmade yellow copper

Blue Steel Samurai knife

“Original from Samurai’s birth place in

JAPAN ”

Very different blade from American and European Knives!!

This knife is made in Hyogou prefecture which is the birthplace of the great samurai Miyamoto Musashi, which makes it very special from other Japanese knife.

Design:

It is made of the blue steel iron; which is obtained in Hyogou prefecture which is the birthplace of the great samurai Miyamoto Musashi, which makes it very special from other Japanese knife... It is inscribed on the knife blade in Japanese characters which reads (Aogamiwarikomi); which means the blue steel and iron layer made up of three layers. The three layers are sandwiched in a beautiful manner.

The specialty of this knife is the blade which is meticulously made by the famous blacksmith named, Mazanobu. He is a well known artisan in Japan . He used to work for the Japan International trade and Industrial goods as a blacksmith.

Special Shape:

Material (Blade): Blue Steel

Material (Bottom): Y ellow Copper

Shape: angular shape with some thickness (it was used to be attached with the sword on the waist of the samurai)

Style: Unique Japanese Samuari style (different from the American
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