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Katana : Nagamitsu. (Syowa)


Katana in Shirasaya.
Guarantee NBTHK Hozon Token(If the blade doesn't pass
we will buy back 100% of the sales price)

Signature : Nagamitsu. (Syowa)

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saki)
This sword belongs to Jyo-jyo saku ranking.

The blade was polished by good polisher.
Habaki : Copper single Habaki.
Blade length : 65.1cm or 25.62 inches.
Sori : 1.7 cm or 0.6 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.39 cm or 1.33 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.45 cm or 0.96 inches.
Kasane : 0.86 cm or 0.33 inches.
Era : Syowa period.
Shape : The blade s wide(3,39cm) and thick very healthy blade.
Jitetsu : Itame had well grained with jinie attach and visible to see the texture.
Hamon : Niedeki kogunome midair like Yoshi or Nagamitsu koto style.
Boshi is round shape.

Special feature : During world war time, at Okayama prison governor of a prison Shigetsaro.
Emura tried to make sword factory in the Okayama prison.
He selected honest prisoners who murdered or injured person from many prison in Japan.
They made Japanese swords under Ichimura and also Nagamitsu.
Ichihara invited Nagamitsu as a leader of the sword making.
Nagamitsu was a member of the army sword making craftsman and got the prize of the army sword technical fosterage prize.
Nagamitsu made the signature as Nagamitsu, Ichihara Ichiryushi Nagamitsu and so on.
This sword is very wide and thick healthy blade.
I have never seen such kind of healthy blade.
The blade is polished perfectly.

Guarantee : NBTHK Hozon Token
If the blade doesn't pass, we will buy back 100% of the sales price.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

Price : 300,000 JPY-