Rising Phoenix Katana

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SS1152K
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The Phoenix is a mythical bird. Found in many cultures across the world, including Egyptian, Roman, Indian and Chinese and Japanese. It is symbolizes renewal, resurrection, rebirth as well as the sun. Its fabled to destroy itself by fire and be born again. To end and begin again. A positive symbol.

Our Rising Phoenix Katana has a fully tempered, polished and sharpened, handmade carbon steel blade. Done in traditional Japanese style. It features a beautiful bo-hi (blood groove) on a time tested, traditional "shinogi-zukuri" blade profile.

KEY FEATURES

  • Razor Sharp, Handmade Blade. Correctly tempered carbon steel, by Artisan Smiths.
  • Blade features a "Bo-Hi" commonly known as a "Blood Groove" with etched hamon.
  • Japanese style polish, on traditional "Shinogi-Zukuri" blade profile.
  • Exquisite golden/ivory alloy "Phoenix" handguard.
  • Brass handle fittings in Japanese maple leaf theme.
  • Wooden handle with genuine stingray skin grip. Bound with dragon ornaments.
  • Solid wood white gloss laquered sheath, with corresponding golden ivory braiding.
  • Light duty backyard chopper
  • Can be Dissembled & Assembled

  • DIMENSIONS

  • Sheathed Length - 1155mm
  • Drawn Length - 1030mm
  • Blade with Habaki – 730mm
  • Handle with Guard – 300mm
  • Sori – 20mm
  • Sheathed Weight - 1270g
  • Drawn Weight - 1070g

  • MATERIALS

  • Blade – 1045AISI
  • Construction – Mono Tempered
  • Hamon – Etched
  • Bohi – Both sides
  • Tang – Full Double Pegged
  • Koshirae, Tsuba & Saya:
  • Tsuba – Alloy
  • Fuchi & Kashira - Brass
  • Menuki - Alloy
  • Tsuka-ito - Soft ynthetic
  • Tuska – Timber with Rayskin
  • Saya – Timber Lacqured

  • Includes black cotton sword bag.

    Stands sold separately.

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