Japanese Knife Citadel Tanto flower

Unique piece, beautiful Tanto Flower Citadel, traditional japanese weapon, with its superb Shobu Zukuri type blade. Fushi-Kashira black aged iron are sculpted with flowers. Black smooth lacquer saya.

1.190,00 TTC

1 in stock

Description

Unique piece, beautiful Tanto Flower Citadel, traditional japanese weapon, with its superb Shobu Zukuri type blade

  • Blade is DNH7 carbon steel hand forged on sharcoal bed. The shape is Shobu Zukuri. True and visivle selective clay temper
  • Courbure 4mm Saki Sori type
  • Nagasa : 280mm
  • Kassane : 6mm
  • Moto haba : 32.2mm
  • Hamon : Gunome Midare
  • Boshi : Komaru Sagari
  • Mune : Iori gently slant
  • Habaki : nicely engraved and tempered copper mounted on its blade
  • Seppas : filed brass
  • Tsuba : black aged iron, Hamidashi type with Kozuka Itsu.
  • Tsuka : length 144mm, jthickness 26mm and width 37.5mm in the middle. Jackwood wrapped by white Same high quality grain. Mekugi bamboo. Bronze Fruit Menuki. Tsuka Ito is black Japanese silk braid in Ineri Maki style. Fushi-Kashira black aged iron are sculpted with flowers. Ito Dome are made with brass
  • Saya is jackwood with black smooth lacquer. Koigushi, Kojiri, Kurigata are water buffalo horn.
  • Total length 432mm, weight 539gr

Entirely handmade by CITADEL and entirely disassemblable
Delivered in its textile sleeve and storage pouch