The expert craftsmen of Shinwa are renowned for Damascus steel blades that have been hand forged at over 1,000 degrees and folded to deliver 2,000 layers of outstanding cutting power. They take the next step in sword engineering with this powerful odachi sword measuring 60" overall in length. Features an oversized 36" black Damascus steel blade with heavy blood groove and build to perform with a razor sharp edge. This item also offers a solid hardwood handle that is covered in genuine ray skin with black nylon cord wrapping and a cast zinc tsuba. Includes a coordinating hardwood sheath. This is truly a unique weapon that you will be happy to have in your collection! Shinwa, KZ095DZ.