Hanwei – Shinto – Katana


  • Each piece in the Shinto Daisho (SH1001 & SH1015) has a hand-forged T10 high-carbon steel blade with Bo-Hi.
  • The blade is differentially hardened using the traditional claying method.
  • The Shinto is mounted in black and the tsuka-ito is made of premium black Japanese cotton.
  • The saya is finished in a deep black lacquer with a black cotton sageo.
  • A finely rendered dragon, detailed in gold, with true front-and-back detail, forms the black iron tsuba.
  • The fittings are superbly antiqued adding to the aesthetics of the set.
  • The Shinto is supplied with a protective cloth bag and traditional maintenance kit.
  • Specifications:
    • Overall length: 39 1/2″
    • Blade length: 27″
    • Handle length: 11 3/4″
    • Weight: 1 lb 14 oz
    • Thickness at Guard: .260
    • Weight in box: 5 lb 4 oz
    • Box height: 44 1/4″
    • Box width: 5 1/2″
  • Being hand forged specs may vary slightly from piece to piece.
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