To be kept informed of St. 1 antique Kanbun period 1670s A. This 17th Century Samurai sword has age-related condition traitsthis sword is collectible, but will also make a fine Iiado practice sword.
There are 3 menuki-ana (holes) in the nakago/tang. This sword has a straight temper line.
The blade's cutting edge/nagasa measures 27 3/8 (69.5 cm). The fuchi has a dragon motif. Scroll down to the bottom of the listing to View Additional Photos.The blade is perfectly straight. The hamon and boshi are healthy. There are openings and blisters in the blade. This is a battle katanaa working sword. And due to some of its condition characteristics, a very affordable genuine 17th Century Samurai katana.
There is a chip in the edge causing a crack which does not reach up to or across the hamon/temper lineso it is not a hagire. Just know it is there.Croix Blades buys Japanese swords! As required by your country's laws. I have built my reputation on customer service and honesty. Thank you for your business! Check out my other items.
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