Ordering number : 18610
Katana in Koshirae.
Signature : Teruhide
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Gold foiled double habak
Blade length : 63.9 cm or 25.16 inches.
Sori :1.3cm or 0.51 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi :2.92 cm or 1.15 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.27cm or 0.89 inches.
Kasane : 0.71cm or 0.28 inches.
Era : Showa war time.
Shape : The blade is rather wide and thick with long
Jigane :Koitame hada and komokume hada mixed
with Jinie attach beautiful nice texture.
Hamon :nioi deki gubome midare.
Bousi is round shape.
Special feature: Sekudou Teruhide is the 10th generation
of the smith family of 400 years history. During the war time,
he mixed western iron imitating Hayama Enshin’s way of making.
Now, he has received the name of !0th generation Sekidou
Terhide Kikuchi Kiyokazu. He was born in Meiji 33rd（1900） year
and passed away in Showa 57th（1982） year.
After war he has put much of his effort on making
plane. The plane could cost more than 1,000,0000 jpy.
It is sharp katana without any kizu or rusts. Well polished blade.
Saya :black roar saya
Tsuba :Round shape iron To-shu Tsuba.
Menuki : On the syakudo plate, dragon fly is engraved with golds color.
Fuchikashira: Shakudo Nanako, tiger is engraved with gold color.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.
Price : 280,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)