This Japanese sword is inspired by an antique original from the collection of Mr. Steven Seagal.
The extra wide, deeply curved Tachi-style, distal tapered and convex ground blade is made from Damascus steel and differentially hardened with a clay tempered Hamon and a distinctive peaked Iori Mune spine.
The Tsuba, Fuchi and Minuki all feature a Vajra – symbolizing both the strength of a diamond and the force of a thunderbolt, while also representing enlightenment. The handle is bound in pure white samé (ray-skin) and wrapped with black silk, while the simple black lacquered Saya securely protects the exquisite blade inside! This astounding and unusual sword represents the highest levels of production blade manufacture, rivaling many custom swords in quality, materials and performance.
The wakizashi's unusual blade is almost an exact reproduction of an extremely rare antique original from the collection of Mr. Steven Seagal.
Its wide, curved and wickedly keen 15” Naginata-style blade is made from Damascus steel - Hamaguri ground and highly polished with a clay tempered Hamon and pronounced “false edge” – with a very distinctive weight forward balance giving it amazing cutting potential! The Tsuba, Fuchi and Kashira all feature a distinctive Vajra motif – symbolizing diamond like strength, the force of a thunderbolt, and spiritual enlightenment.
This Wakizashi also features a handle that’s tightly wrapped in black leather (rather than the more traditional samé and
||Samé (Ray Skin) Handle w/ Black Braid Cord w/ Brass Menuki
||Black Lacquered Wood
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