This top-quality Masahiro Samurai Sword measures in at a whopping 41 inches from end to end, featuring a 28" hand-forged 1060 carbon steel blade with a sharp edge and a unique, anodized copper finish. A heavy blood groove adds authenticity to this stunning blade with 10-fold layers. It has the look and feel of a rich copper-tone Damascus blade. The handle features genuine ray skin and a decorative cord wrap and cast metal alloy embellishments including a custom-designed habaki, tsuba, menuki and pommel. A hand-lacquered scabbard houses the blade.