~A Katana with a strong appearance thanks to the wide Mi haba of its DNH7 hand forged steel blade.
The structure of this beautiful blade is Yamato with a typical Shinto Sugata with nice proportions. True visible selective clay temper line, of course.
Nagasa : 29.1/6"
Tori Sori : .1/2"
Moto Haba : 1.1/5"
Saki Haba : 1.1/16"
Weight : 40.2/3 oz
Hamon : Gunome Point / Chu Kissaki, Ko maru Sagari Boshi
Mune : Mild Ihari
Habaki : reinforced, grooved, tempered copper forged on its own blade
Seppas : Files brass
Tsuba : De Luxe aged iron Maru Gata. Scene of house and foliage worked in positive Sukashi but also sculpted and engraved.
Tsuka : Length 11.1/7", Jackwood entirely wrapped in top quality white Same with big scale easily visible on Omote side. Tsukaito is first choice black Japanese silk braid in Katate Maki. Menuki are dragon 1 of lost wax cast brass. Bamboo Mekugi partially visible as requested by tradition. Fushi (slightly tappered) and kashira are water buffalo horn. Ito Domes are made in a double foil of filed brass.
Saya : Jackwood lacquered in glossy, smooth black color. Koigushi, Kurigata and Kojiri are water buffalo horn. Shito Domes are made in a double foil of filed brass.
Entirely hand made by CITADEL and fully disassemblable.
Blade carries life garantee provided a normal use in a Dojo.~