Mighty Katana for Tameshigiri and Iaito, 21st century

Mighty Katana for Tameshigiri and Iaito, 21st century
Top quality sword in perfect condition

Beautiful sword, made in the old, traditional manner.

This katana is made of the very best steel, T10.
Hand polished, the blade is like a mirror and very sharp.
The sword is especially well suited for test cutting/tameshigiri and for iaito.
The blade has a beautiful and very powerful hammon, typical for T10.
Total length of the sword is 104 cm.
The blade, measured from the habakki, is 69.5 cm.
The curve of the blade, also known as sori, is 1.8 cm.

As you can see, the sword fits perfectly in the very beautifully finished saya.

Which is high-gloss black with ray details.
The tsuba is very beautifully (tokugawa) detailed, and very finely made.
The sword has a solid and very good grip, the balance is fine.
Comes complete with a nice case (sword bag).

Will be packaged and shipped with care.
Good luck!
Bushido Japanese Art & Antiques

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