Ayama Ko-Katana

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SKU:
SS2004K
  • Ayama, Ko-Katana,
  • Ayama, Ko-Katana,
  • Ayama, Ko-Katana,
$195.00

Description

A slightly shorter Katana compared to our standard sized katana. 

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Specifications

KEY FEATURES

  • Razor Sharp, Hand-forged Blade. Correctly tempered by Artisan Smiths.
  • Suitable for the backyard tamishigiri practitioner.
  • Special KO-Katana, short Katana.
  • Blade features a "Bo-Hi" commonly known as a "Blood Groove" with etched hamon.
  • Japanese style hand polish, on traditional stones.
  • Wooden handle with genuine stingray skin. Bound with alloy Catfish ornaments.
  • Solid wood sheath with done in high gloss, deep black lacquer.
  • Can be Dissembled & Assembled.

  • DIMENSIONS

  • Sheathed length - 950mm
  • Drawn length - 905mm
  • Blade with Habaki – 610mm
  • Handle with Guard – 285mm
  • Sheathed weight - 1150g
  • Drawn weight - 950g
  • POB (From Hand guard) - 100mm

  • MATERIALS

  • Blade – Carbon Steel 1045AISI
  • Construction – Mono Tempered
  • Hamon – Etched
  • Tang – Full Double Pegged
  • Koshirae, Tsuba & Saya:
  • Tsuba – Alloy
  • Fuchi & Kashira - Brass
  • Menuki - Alloy
  • Tsuka-ito - Faux silk
  • Tuska – Timber with real Rayskin
  • Saya – Wood, textured black lacquer

  • Includes black cotton sword bag.

    Stands sold separately.

    As this is a handmade product, individual specifications may vary.
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    1 Review

    • 5
      AYAMA KO-KATANA

      Posted by Andrew Willmott on 7th Jan 2018

      This is a very nice Ko-katana! It feels comfortable to hold, and is very well made and finished... a nice piece to add to any collection.

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