This is a nice visual glossary of all the fittings that a blade go into when creating a katana. I have studied kenjutsu and used katana’s for a number of years and never knew the proper names for all these parts.
Ever notice how much Celtic-inspired art there was in the interiors of almost all buildings in Origins? I like to think of the Ferelden culture as being inspired by both Celtic and Scandinavian elements . In addition to the nations tribal roots.