~DNH7 hand forged steel blade, Hira Zukuri shape. True visible temper line (hamon) in Gunome style. Mune is slightly flat Ihari. Length \~ 8.1/5" including tempered copper Habaki, thickness in middle \~ .1/5".
Tsuka and Saya are made of Sra Lao, a precious wood very similar to curly Mapple. Fushi-Kashira, Koigushi, Kojiri and conical Mekugi are made of water buffalo horn.
Oval shaped, aged iron Tsuba with one Itsu Ana.
Filed brass Seppas.
Overall 13.2/5", weight 10.2/3 oz.
Entirely hand made by CITADEL, entirely disassemblable.
Delivered in its silk sleeve and its cordura zipper storage pouch.~