Ten Ryu Samurai Exclusive katana 41" overall, 28 1/2" blade, and 10 3/4" handle. Hand forged 7mm thick HRC55 high carbon steel blade with blood groove. Authentic hamon formed using ancient Japanese clay solution, quench and heat treated technique. Handle is wrapped with Japanese silk and ray skin, Bamboo design copper guard. Maroon lacquer finish with genuine mother of pearl sakura blossom inlay inserted. Includes satin sword bag and cleaning kit.