The Toppei Koshirae is well know for his the unique Saya ending shape, reinforced with the big Kojiri fitting that resembles the Kabuto armor's Toppei.
This model features a unique Saya wrapped in black Soitomaki (full string wrapped) with the characteristic Toppei Kojiri and a very unique ring Kurigata.
The Fuchi Kashira which resemble a Eboshi (formal hat used in Japan for court nobles) with a open work on the Kashira, giving a elegant touch to the whole Koshirae.
Weight w/o the Saya: 850 g approx.
Total length: 105 cm
Blade length: 75 cm
Blade material : reinforced zinc aluminium alloy*
Tsuka (handle) length: 24 cm
Genuine Samegawa (ray skin).
Tsukamaki (wrapping): selected cotton in Ikkanmakistyle with Menuki half-exposed.
Saya: selected Ho wood. Soitomaki (full string wrapped).
Sageo: selected cotton.
Proudly made in Gifu, Japan.
The Iaito is constructed only by Japanese craftsmen in Gifu, not created by either non-Japanese labor or by mass production system: please allow us 3-4 weeks for the production.
*A zinc aluminium alloy is not made for cutting or any action which involves any impact to another object.
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