Japanese inspired blade. large 11 7/8" blade made of 1075 high carbon steel with a hamon line. nickel guard with copper spacers. they have coined edges. traditional handle wrap made of cotton. the handle slabs are wood covered with genuine snake skin. the pommel has a copper tailpiece and coined edges. leather sheath with copper belt frog. $399 shipped insured, must be signed for upon delivery. conus shipping.