Thaitsuki Sokueto Hondachi Katana
Sokueto Hondachi Katana (KTN5) represents a relative bargain in the high end sword world. It’s blade is Koto style, high Carbon forged steel, clay coated, heat treated, and hand polished. Forged, polished and sharpened entirely by hand, this is simply one of the finest Japanese katana blades you will ever see! With half bo-hi. Koshirae – Elegant Koto style black GLOSS saya, buffalo horn Koiguchi, ivory silk sageo and ivory silk tsuka-ito, silver Fuchi / Kashira (SHISHI Motive), silver Menuki, Copper SHISHI Tsuba, silver seppa and Habaki. This sword is extremely sharp and can be completely disassembled for full maintenance.
This is a high end katana that will appeal to the discriminating collector or serious practitioner.
Each Thaitsuki Comes with signed certificate.
The Sokueto Hondachi Katana features a genuine same’ tsuka, Japanese ivory silk Tsuka Ito and hand made 99% silver Koshirae. The Sokueto Hondachi Katana can be completely disassembled for full maintenance.
This is a fully functional Japanese katana, not a replica.
Made by Thaitsuki Swords.
Sokueto Hondachi katana features:
- Hand forged high carbon steel blade.
- Hand polished with excellent hada.
- Hand sharpened.
- Blackened brass tsuba.
- Silver seppa and habaki.
- Two layer wood saya with hand rubbed laquer finish.
- Japanese silk and black rayskin wrapped tsuka.
Sokueto Hondachi katana KTN5 specifications:
Edge hardness is HRC 55.
Body hardness is HRC 45.
- Blade: 29″ (73.66 cm).
- Tang: 10″ (25.4 cm).
- Tsuka: 11″ (27.94 cm).
- Overall: 40″ (101.6 cm).
- Weight: 2.6 lbs. (1.28 kg).
- Balance Point: 5″ (12.7 cm).
Fully functional, sharp samurai katana sword.