Katana #1

Citadel Katana’s are a one-of-a-kind hand made custom katana.

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Blade Length: 287 1/4″ No-HI
Tsuka Length: 11″
Overall Length: 39 1/4″

Overall Weight (Katana only): 2lb. 10 oz

Blade Width Mihaba (machi to yakote): 1 1/4 – 7/8″

Blade Thickness Kasane (machi to yakote): 1/4″ – 3/16″

Sori (depth): 3/8″ (measured at center point between Habaki to Yakote)

Point of Balance: 4 5/8″ (measured from Tsuba face)

Motif:  Tsuba is a pierced steel in the Yonone (arrowhead) pattern and the F/k are blackened steel. It is wrapped in black silk ito in the Hineri-maki style over white same.
Menuki: Antique large brass dragons
Saya Finish: Black stone

Habaki: Tempered Copper

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