The blade was polished.
Blade length : 67.5 cm or 26.57 inches.
Sori : 2.0 cm or 0.78 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 3.25 cm or 1.27 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.17 cm or 0.85 inches.
Kasane : 0.76 cm or 0.29 inches.
Era : Showa period.
Shape : Wide and thick healthy katana
with rather deep sori. It is nice shape katana.
Jitetsu :Muji style jigane.
Hamon : Nie deki gunome midare.
Special feature : This piece is called HanKitae or half forged Showa katana and
a work that is called Aburayaki or oil quenching. After 70 years of time, the sword
is handled as precious sword.