Ordering number: 22327
Katana in Shirasaya
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to regular saku ranking.
habaki:copper single habaki.
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 64.4cm or 25.35 inches.
Sori : 1.7cm or 0.66 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.0cm or 1.18 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 1.87cm or 0.73 inches.
Kasane :0.65 cm or 0.25 inches.
The weight of the sword 600 grams
Era : Showa period.
Shape : Slightly shorter Katana with deep Sori, longer Kissaki,
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada well grained. Muji Fu Jigane.
Hamon : Gunome Midare with many Ashi.
Boshi is Notare small round shape.
Special feature: It is considered to be Semi-tempered sword
produced during the Showa wartime.
From Aoi Art: Many swords were produced during this period.
Nearly 80 years have passed since Showa swords were produced. At first glance, it looks like a very well made product.
But it is called Aburayaki. Currenytly, this type of Aburayaki sword is not made in Japan and is now very rare. It is a precious material that has been polished up.
Aoi Art estimation paper.
whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta
*Please note: The price does not include shipping fees.