The Jidai Koshirae is an ideal entry level model with options for extensive customisation.
With a clean traditional design, the classic Ishime (stone finish) Fuchi Kashira are paired with Minosaka’s popular lightweight sand cast Iaito blade and high quality Tsuba, Menuki and Saya.
Functional, well balanced and lightweight, the Jidai Koshirae is everything you need in a Iaito with options to customise and tailor to match your favourite theme and colour scheme.
Average lead time for custom Minosaka Iaito - 12-18 weeks*
Standard Features Include:
Lightweight Blade – Sand cast zinc aluminium alloy with groove, available in 2.20-2.55 lengths.
Ha (Cutting Edge) - Standard (unsharpened)
Tsuka Ito (Hilt Binding) – Cotton (upgrade options available).
Tsuba (Guard) – All options available
Fuchi/Kashira - Ishime
Menuki (Hilt Fittings) – All options available
Habaki & Seppa - Standard Brass (upgrade options available)
Saya (Scabbard) – Kuroro Black Gloss (options available)
Sageo – Cotton (upgrade options available).
Weight – 820g approximately (dependent on blade length).
*PLEASE NOTE - These swords are made to order and take 12-18 weeks on average to supply from the time of order and confirmation.