Katana in Koshirae
Signature : Seki Ju Hidemune
Heisei 4nen 8 gatsu hi (August 1992)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku
Jyo saku and regular saki)This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki :copper single habaki.
Blade length : 71.5 cm or inches.
Sori : 1.8 cm or inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.14cm or inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.34 cm or inches.
Kasane : 0.65 cm or inches.
Weight of the blade: 780grams.
Era : Modern times.
Shape : Rather wide and reguar thickness nice shape Katana.
Jitestu: Ko-Itame Hada well grained with jinie attach. Mujifu.
Hamon: Nie Deki, Gunome Midare with many Ashi.
In Ha, there are Sunagashi. Boshi is round shape Togari gokoro.
Special feature : Seki Ju Hidemune, his real name is Matsubara Ryuhei.
He was born in 1930. He lives in Seki privince.
He won a prize at the Meito-ten. He has a good skill.
This blade is well balanced and polished.
We recommend this blade for an exclusive Iai sword.
Koshirae: modern times.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.