The blade of the Tonbo Katana is hand-forged and folded from powder steel, with a medium-length (chu) kissaki.
The saya is a deep black lacquer featuring gold dragonflies. High quality ray skin (same) is used on the
tsuka. The tsuka-ito is made of premium purple Japanese cotton.
The tsuba is crafted in black iron, with detailing in gold and bronze and an exquisite dragonfly scene
decoration. The silk sageo compliments this piece and is elegantly woven in dark blue and black.
The fuchi and kashira are black and with bronze and brass detailing, and the kojiri, koiguchi and kurikata
are of polished buffalo horn.
The habaki is a one-piece brass construction.
The matching Tonbo Wakizashi (Product no. SH2470) is also available to complete your collection.
Made by Hanwei.
– Hand forged and folded steel blade
– Silk sageo
– Traditional construction
– Blade material: K120C powder steel
– Overall length: approx. 107 cm
– Blade length: approx. 71.1 cm
– Handle length: approx. 31.8 cm
– Weight: approx. 1049 g
– Sori: approx. 2.5 cm
– Manufacturer’s product no.: SH2469