The Gold Lion is a high quality katana. Ideal for collectors / enthusiasts the katana has been made just like the old samurai's swords and has a smooth, aesthetically pleasing finish to complete it. Whether you're looking to add to your collection or wanting a nice wall / mantle piece the Gold Lion is a top pick.
Built to an accurate scale the blade of the Gold Lion measures in at 30". It is built from Damascus Steel which is a type of Carbon steel. This has a reputation of having a high resistance against shattering and can be honed to a razor sharp edge. It is very resilient against wear, corrosion and rust and is named after the the city of Damascus.
The handle of the Gold Lion measures 11.25" allowing enough room for you to comfortably get both hands on. The black iron Tsuba, Fuchi and Kashira all have 24 carat gold leaf accents giving the katana a high quality yet authentic look. The White Ray-Skin and Black cord wrap handle put the finishing touches on the katana. The Menuki has the symbol of the Lion dog which is seen as a guardian or protector in japan. A beautiful finishing touch to this sword.