Katana samurai sword steel layered damascus, r1021

Net Price: €276.47 340.06

Standardization of the samurai's swords happened in Edo period dated from the 17th to the second half of the 19th century. It existed many laws regulated the right making, wearing and using the weapon. It was just at this time when appeared name daisho form complete armament – long sword katana and short sword or dagger – wakizashi or tanto.




Total length: 103 cm / 40.6 inch
Blade's length: 73 cm / 28.7 inch
Hilt length (tsuka): 27 cm / 10.6 inch
Weight: 2 kg


The very sharp blade was made of Damascus layered steel R1021. Consists of two separately forged pieces of steel, according to Japanese tradition. Tsuba (the guard) was made of colour metals alloy. The hilt is covers by rayskin and cotton tsuka-ito.


The scabbard is wood with laquer surface. It has cords sageo to mounting by the hip to the belt.



Manufacturer: FORGE samurai swords ( R1021 )

The price of the set doesn't contain the box and the stand