Hand-forged by the master sword smiths at Shinwa comes this masterpiece of a sword, the Black Dragon Shirasaya. Its scabbard and handle are constructed of lacquered bone with an exquisite dragon inlay made of real natural pearl. The 27" heat-forged Damascus steel blade was hand folded to create more than 2,000 mesmerizing layers. Each blade is then hand sharpened and honed to a razor's edge for superiour slicing performance. This is an heirloom-quality Shirasaya sword that will be passed down for generations.