Tiger Tanto

Swords » Katana ID: SH1206

Information for Tiger Tanto:

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 SH1204 for the Wakizashi and Katana details
Point of Balance 2.54 cm
Width at Guard:  2.54 cm
Thickness at Guard:  0.66 cm
Sori:  .3 cm

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

Overall length: 34.2cm
Blade length: 20.3cm
Hilt length: 11.4cm
Weight: 0.283



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