CAS Home
Swords, Knives &

Koi Katana by Paul Chen / Hanwei

SH2465 Koi Katana
Koi Katana
MSRP: $1,290.00
Currently out of stock.
Be notified when this item is back in stock!
Share This

T10 Samurai Sword from Paul Chen / Hanwei

The Koi Katana from Paul Chen  has a hand-forged T10 high-carbon steel blade. The blade on this katana is differentially hardened using the traditional claying method. The Koi Katana is mounted in black and white and features black same, the tsuka-ito is made of premium white Japanese cotton. The saya is finished in a deep black lacquer with a black and white striped cotton sageo. A finely rendered Koi, with true front-and-back detail, forms the black iron tsuba. The fittings are superbly antiqued adding to the aesthetics of the piece. The Koi katana from Hanwei  is supplied with a protective cloth bag and traditional maintenance kit.

It is said that a Koi swims up rivers and climbs waterfalls with bravery not unlike a Samurai warrior. As well, it is said that if a Koi is caught, it will lie still beneath the knife, facing its death bravely like a Samurai facing a sword.


Collect the set; a samurai wore two swords, the matching Wakizashi is also available to complete your collection.


Read more about this swords Monosteel construction. 

View Additional Photos from our Facebook Page Here!

Product Details +

Key Features:

  • Forged high-carbon steel blade
  • Built for Cutting
  • Traditional Construction
Koi Katana
MSRP: $1,290.00
Currently out of stock
Made In China
Specifications +

Overall: 44 3/4"
Blade Length: 28 1/2"
Handle Length: 14 3/4"
Weight: 2lb 13oz
Point of Balance: 5 1/4"
Thickness at Guard: 8.5 mm
Thickness at Tip: 6.3 mm
Sori: 1 1/8"
Blade Steel: T10

Specs will vary slightly
from piece to piece.

Similar Items IN-STOCK
Tatsumaki Katana
SD35120 in stock
Classic Tiger Wakizashi
SH12050 in stock
Imperial Tanto
SC4044 in stock
Wind and Thunder Katana
SH5001 in stock
Bamboo Mat Wakizashi
SH2448 in stock
Tokugawa Katana
SH26010 in stock
Related Items +
Koi Wakizashi
SH2466 Out of Stock
Shinto Katana
SH1001 Out of Stock
Golden Oriole Katana
SH1018 Out of Stock
Great Wave Katana
SH5004 Out of Stock
Wind and Thunder Katana
SH5001 In stock