Samurai sword katana, 1095 high carbon steel, hand-forged, r1008

Net Price: €305.09 375.26


Double hand katana was often in service of riders and they keep katana in one hand. Since 15
th century popular was the sword called uchigatana with shield guard tsuba, very similar to modern katanas, became in these times the favourite sword of the samurais.





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


Sligthly edged blade was made of steel 1095 AISI with traditional methods. Tsuba – the circular guard has floral ornament. Made of colour metals alloy. Collar habaki on the base of the blade made of noble metals.


The set include black, lacquerware scabbard, customized to the horizontally wearing at the left side of the body.


Manufacturer: FORGE samurai swords ( R1008 )

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