Ordering number : 15797
Katana in Shirasaya with Army Koshirae
Signature : Mumei
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 64.2 cm or 25.27 inches.
Sori : 1.2 cm or 0.47 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.17 cm or 1.25 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.13 cm or 0.83 inches.
Kasane : 0.71 cm or 0.27 inches.
Era : Showa period.
Shape : Regular size Katana with Sori.
Jitetsu : Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach. The Jigane is beautiful.
Hamon : From Hamahi is Suguha, then deep Nioiguchi Gunome midare and Doranba style active hamon.
Special feature : From the texture and Hamon, the blade looks oil temper sword.
The blade was polished by good polisher, so the Jigane looks Nashiji style.
This blade has some thin rusts.
Koshirae : Type 98 Gunto Koshirae
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
Price : JPY 200,000-. (including shipping and 100% insurance fee)