Tonbo katana is a new Thaitsuki samurai sword. The Japanese Tonbo katana, sword model S04 is specially handmade and forged in the old Japanese swordmaking tradition.
Hand forged, polished and sharpened, this forging method and premium quality, high carbon Japanese steel makes it an extremely sharp with sanmai structure.
This is a high end katana that will appeal to the discriminating collector or serious practitioner.
The Tonbo katana features a genuine same Japanese black silk Tsuka Ito (also available in black) and hand made silver Koshirae.
The Tonbo Katana can be completely disassembled for full maintenance. It is a fully functional Japanese katana, not a replica(notice from real hada and real hamon which occured from quenched technic and sanmai structure).
Featuring a hand forged and folded Sanmai high carbon steel blade with 1024 layers, this is among the upper echelon of katana for the sword collector, silver fittings with a dragonfly decorative as well as black silk over black rayskin wrapped tsuka round out this stunning katana.
Thaitsuki Tonbo Sanmai Katana features
Overall length: 41-1/2"
Hand forged and folded high carbon steel blade (1024 layers).
Clay tempered and water quenched blade (HRC 60-35).
Hand polished with excellent hada.
Blackened copper tsuba with silver dragonfly hand engraved inlay on tsuba with fireblow technic.
Silver seppa and habaki.
Silver dragonfly menuki.
Copper fuchi and kashira with silver dragonfly motif.
Premium black Japanese silk and black rayskin wrapped tsuka.
Dark purple matte finish saya with silver kurikata and couple of silver dragonfly inlay,premium knitted between gold and black sageo and silver sayajiri with dragonfly.
Fully funcitional samurai sword.
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