Hand Forged Showa Katana with Groove
Signature: KaneMune, Showa 16 with Seki Stamp
Forging Pattern: Muji
Tempering Pattern: Midare in Nioi and Ko Nie with Ashi
Dimensions: Blade Length: 26.4 inchesNakago: 8.3 inches 7 mm thick and 31 mm wide at Hamachi
Mountings: Iaido Mounts, with old iron fittings.
Overall Condition: Very Good. This sword was recently restored for use in Iaido with a new handle and saya. Fitted with Edo period iron mounts. Some minor rust and hazing.