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Koi Wakizashi


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Koi Wakizashi Hanwei SH2466. Beautiful Japanese samurai wakizashi matching the Hanwei Koi katana. T-10 steel, overall: 27 7/8", fully funtional, made for cutting.

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Koi Wakizashi Hanwei SH2466

The Koi Wakizashi from Hanwei has a hand-forged T10 high-carbon steel blade. The blade on this is differentially hardened using the traditional claying method. The Koi Wakizashi is mounted in black and white and features black same, the tsuka-ito is made of premium white Japanese cotton. The saya is finished in a deep black lacquer with a black and white striped cotton sageo. A finely rendered Koi, with true front-and-back detail, forms the black iron tsuba. The fittings are superbly antiqued adding to the aesthetics of the piece. The Koi Wakizashi from Hanwei  is supplied with a protective cloth bag and traditional maintenance kit.

It is said that a Koi swims up rivers and climbs waterfalls with bravery not unlike a Samurai warrior. As well, it is said that if a Koi is caught, it will lie still beneath the knife, facing its death bravely like a Samurai facing a sword.

Forged high-carbon steel blade.
Built for Cutting.
Traditional Construction.

Koi Wakizashi Features

Overall: 27 7/8".
Blade Length: 19 5/8".
Handle Length: 6 1/2".
Weight: 1lb 7oz.
Point of Balance: 4 1/4".
Sori: 1".
Blade Steel: T10.

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