Iaito: Uesugi Kenshin Family Sword - Himezuru Ichimonji
About our stock: Usually if the Iaito Sword is available to buy, it should be in stock and can be shipped within 1-2 days after receiving your payment. It might be possible the item is still out of stock in case we've sold it somewhere else on the same day. In that case we will inform you immediately.
In case the item is out of stock and you still would like to buy it, please note that it might take several months to receive your sword as they are all made by hand here in Japan.
Uesugi Kenshin was one of the main powerful lords of the Civil War period of Japan in Echigo province. He is famed for his prowess on the battlefield, the legendary rivalry with Takeda Shingen, his military expertise, strategy and his belief in the god of war - Bishamonten. In fact, many of his followers and others believed him to be the avatar of Bishamonten and called Kenshin god of war.
- Total length: 106cm / 41.7in
- Blade Length: 74cm / 29.1in
- Handle Length: 25cm / 9.84in
- Total weight: 1100g / 2.4lbs (810g / 1.78lbs without sheath)
- Blade: hard alloy
- Crest: double blade
- Pure cotton black yarn
- Production of Seki, Gifu prefecture
※ Caution in use:
- The blade does not actually cut.
- Do not use to point at people.
- The product does not include the sword stand as in the picture.