~Beautifull Shinto blade with grooves. DNH7 steel, hand forged on a charcoal bed. True selective clay temper.
Hamon : Gunome irregular
Mune : Iori
Point : Chu Kissaki
Tori Sori : .1/2"
Nagasa : 28.9/10"
Nakago : Takano Ha
Habaki : grooved, tempered clay
Seppas : filed brass
Tsuba : aged iron n° 4A, Sukashi, Kiku Gata
Tsuka : 11"2, white Same, brass lezard Menukis, bamboo Mekugi, solid bronze Fushi-Kashira engraved en-suite with vegetal designs on a Nanako style back ground, high grade Japanese silk Tsukaito braided in Ineri Maki, filed brass Ito Domes.
Saya : Jackwood; glossy, smooth, black lacquer. Kurigata, Koigushi, Kojiri are made of water buffalo horn. Filed brass Shito Domes.
All bronze and brass pieces are "lost wax" cast
Weight : 33.2/5 oz
Can be fully disassembled
Entirely hand made by CITADEL. Blade carries lifetime guarantee subjected to normal use in a Dojo
Comes with a high grade Japanese silk Sageo, in its silk sleeve and cordura zipped carrying soft case with pocket for the cleaning set (not provided) and adjustable strap.~