200 Katana VS 2000 Katana How to Spot a FAKE

The Tang of the sword is secured by two Mekugi (peg). Nagasa Length 27.8 inch / 70.5 cm. TsubaThe Tsuba (guard) of the sword is brass with flower design. Clay tempered folded steel japanese samurai katana sword full tang sharp blade after the clay process, heat treating the blade, then quickly oil and water quenching (tempering) to make the edge(coated with a thin layer)cool faster, while the spine(coated with a thick layer) cools slower.