2009  Sold


Field Date of Construction: 1998-07

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: Damascus
   Composition  :  O1/L6/203E/WI
   Billet #  :  ?
   Number of Layers: ~500
   Pattern: Random
   Etch: Medium
   Polish: 600-1200
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 4.5
      Max Thickness: 1
      Min Thickness: 1
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Ziricote
   Grip Type : Guard & pommel
   Fittings Material: Sterling Silver
   Fasteners: Threaded Pommel
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 5
      Max Thickness: 1
      Min Thickness: 1
      Max Height: 1
      Min Height: 1
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Oven
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Oil
      Quench temperature (F): 140
      Temperature (F): 400
      Duration (hrs): 1
      Repetitions: 2

Full sheath provided

It has a random-pattern damascus blades* with sterling silver fittings. The handles are ziricote and the each contains a replical of Japanese dragon menuki. These blades are unique due to the techniques used to fit wood to fittings and due to the inlays. Dimesions are blade length of 4.5" with handle approximately 5" in length.

n/a  =  not applicable