~Shinto type Katana, well balanced blade with little camber and grooves. DNH7 forged steel with true selective clay temper.
Hamon : irregular Gunome
Mune : Iori
Point : Chu Kissaki
Tori Sori : .4/5"
Nagasa : 29.2/5"
Nakago : Takano ha
Habaki : tempered copper, without grooves
Seppas : filed brass
Tsuba : N° 18, sculpted Sukashi
Tsuka : 11,2", very nice white Same, brass dragon Menukis, bamboo Mekugi, aged iron Fushi-Kashira, filed brass Ito Domes
Saya : Jackwood, glossy, smooth black lacquer; Kurigata, Koigushi, Kojiri are made of water buffalo horn. Filed brass Shito Domes
All brass pieces are "lost wax" cast.
Weight : 38 oz
Can be fully disassembled
Entirely hand made by CITADEL; Blade carries lifetime guarantee subjected to normel use in a Dojo
Delivered with hih grade Japanese silk Sageo, in its nylon insulate zipper carrying case with pocket and adjustable strap.~