Kaeru (Frog) Katana
The blade of Hanwei’s Kaeru Katana is hand-forged and folded from powder steel, with a medium-length kissaki.
The saya is deeply lacquered in black. High-quality same is used on the tsuka. The tsuka-ito is made of premium dark blue
The tsuba is crafted in blackened iron, with detailing in gold and silver and a frog on lily pad scene decoration.
The silk sageo complements the theme of the frog and is elegantly woven in dark blue and grey-green.
The black fuchi and kashira feature brass detailing, and the kojiri, koiguchi and kurikata are made
buffalo horn. The
habaki is a one-piece brass construction.
The matching Kaeru Wakizashi (Product no. SH2468) is also available to complete your collection.
Made by Hanwei.
– Hand-forged and folded steel blade
– Silk sageo
– Traditional construction
– Blade material: K120C steel
– Overall length: approx. 99 cm
– Blade length: approx. 68 cm
– Handle length: approx. 28 cm
– Weight: approx. 1077 g
– ManufacturerŽs product no.: SH2467