Musashi Gold Dragonfly Katana

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  • Regular price $219.99


From the ever-popular Shirakawa series from the Musashi Silver Collection comes the Gold Dragonfly Katana. This beautifully hand crafted katana is forged using the traditional Japanese technique known as Muku-kitae. The blade is clay tempered using 1060 carbon steel. The hamon and hardness (55 HRC) were created during the tempering process. It features a real ray skin handle wrapped in blue cotton cord. The Fuchi and Kashira are made of brass and the Tsuba features a hand etched design. The saya is laquered glossy piano black.

 

  • 40.5" overall length
  • Full tang construction
  • Hand forged in the traditional Muku-kitae method
  • 1060 carbon steel blade treated using the tsukurikomi process
  • Firing pattern steel blade with water temper process
  • Hand carved brass Tsuba, Fuchi and Kashira