Tiger Katana

Swords » Katana ID: SH1204

Information for Tiger Katana:

each piece in the Tiger group has a hand-forged and folded K120C powder steel blade with Bo-Hi and a short (ko) kissaki. Saya are deeply lacquered in black, with inlaid brass bamboo leaves. The ray skin used on the tsuka is of the highest quality, and the tsuka-ito and sageo on all three pieces are woven from best quality Japanese cotton. The Fuchi, Kashira, Kojiri, Koiguchi and Kurigata are all made from blackened bronzed iron, selectively detailed in gold. The Tsuba of the Katana and Wakizashi are made from blackened iron, with a tiger inlaid in brass. The Habaki is of one-piece brass construction. See Models SH1205 and SH1206 for the Wakizashi and Tanto details.
Point of Balance: 12 cm
Width at Guard:  3.1 cm
Width at Tip: .2.23 cm
Thickness at Guard:  0.71 cm
Thickness at Tip: 0.53 cm  
Sori:  1.9 cm

Manufactured by: CAS HanweiMaterials used: hand-forged and folded K120C powder steel blade

Overall length: 1.130cm
Blade length: 755cm
Hilt length: 34.9cm
Weight: 961.6



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