The Limited Edition Tonbo Sanmai Katana is specially hand forged to order in the Yamato Nihonto sanmai , triple steel , tradition. The Yamato Nihonto samurai sword making tradition is considered to be the oldest Japanese forging method. The blade is forged with a hard high carbon premium quality steel core sandwiched between a softer premium steel that is hand folded with 1024 layer. The Thaitsuki sanmai forged swords are among the upper echelon of Samurai swords for the discriminating sword collector. Silver fittings with a dragonfly motif as well as premium black Japanese silk over black stingray skin wrapped tsuka round out this stunning katana.
Limited Edition Tonbo Sanmai Katana features
Overall length: 41-1/2″
Weight: 2.9 pounds
Hand forged and folded high carbon premium quality steel blade (1024 layers).
Clay tempered and water quenched blade (HRC 60-30).
Hand polished with excellent hada.
Blackened copper tsuba with silver hand engraved dragonfly inlaid on tsuba with fire blow technique
Silver seppa and habaki.
Silver dragonfly menuki.
Copper fuchi and kashira with silver dragonfly motif.
Premium black Japanese silk and black stingray skin wrapped tsuka.
Dark purple matte finish saya with silver kurikata and silver dragonfly inlays
Premium knitted gold and black sageo and silver sayajiri with dragonfly
Hand Forged to order in Thailand
Fully functional, razor sharp samurai sword.