Ten Ryu swords are constructed for those who want a handmade, battle ready katana. Each Ten Ryu Samurai sword offers a full-tang, high-carbon steel blade that has been forged and tempered using proven methods. Each Ten Ryu is a prized showpiece for collectors. This katana has a magnificent 27 9/10” carbon steel blade with a traditional blood groove. The handle is covered in genuine rayskin and traditionally wrapped in silk and the decorative tsuba is a metal alloy. The black lacquered scabbard compliments the overall look of this sword. A black cotton sword bag is included. This Samurai sword is 40 9/10” in overall length.