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Kaeru Wakizashi

#501773
Manufacturer part number: SH2468
$749.95

Kaeru means frog which is the name given to this wakizashi thanks to the amphibian seen on the tsuba. Made by Paul Chen of Hanwei.
Ships separately, no express shipping available on this item. Cannot ship outside the US.

OVERVIEW

This wakizashi from Hanwei is made of hand-forged and folded K120C steel. The rayskin same has a blue cotton wrap and the black fuchi and kashira have brass detailing. The stainless steel tsuba has a blackened iron finish and depicts a frog jumping from a lily pad, beautifully detailed in silver and gold. One-piece brass habaki. The black lacquered saya has a dark blue and moss green silk sageo with polished buffalo horn kojiri, koiguchi and kurikata.

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SPECIFICATIONS

Attribute nameAttribute value
Overall Length27-3/4"
Blade Length19-3/4"
Handle Length6"
Weight1 lb / 7 oz
MaterialK120C forged - folded steel

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