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Katana : Nagasone Kotetsu Nyudou Okisato/Kanbun 9 nen 6 gatsu Hi

Ordering Number : 12663

Katana in Shirasaya 

Signature:Nagasone Kotetsu Nyudou Okisato
Kanbun 9 nen 6 gatsu Hi
Sayagaki:Nagasone Kotetsu Nyudou Okisato

The blade needs polish.
habaki : Copper single habaki.
Blade length : 69.2 cm or 27.24 inches.
Sori : 2.9 cm or 1.14 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.10 cm or 1.22 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.17 cm or 0.85 inches.
Kasane : 0.75 cm or 0.29 inches.
Era : Syowa period.
Shape : The blade is wide and thick with deep sori nice looking shape.
On the moot side, a dragon is engraved and on the back, Gomahashi and Bonji are engraved.
Jitetsu : Muji style.
Hamon : Nioideki gunome(I think oil temper sword)

Special feature : The signature is mentioned as Nagasone Kotetsu Nyudou Okisato but the blade is fake.
also there are 2 hagire in the Hamon.
The blade is nice sori. We recommend as Iai practice.

Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

Price : 100,000 JPY – (including shipping and 100% insurance fee)