Tanto in Moroha-zukuri


blade lenght 26.2cm
(polished by Mr. Rinzo NEGISHI)

It is polished with a very traditional work of sashikomi style.
The steel has a small wood grain layer pattern, It is a little visible. The colour is clear.






 
The hamon is ko-choji and ko-gunome pattern made of konie (small particles) on the cutting edge side. Gunome pattern with kinsuji made of konie and nie (large particles) on the back side.
 
The cutting edge on obverse side.



 
The back on obverse side.



 
The cutting edge on reverse side.



 
The back on reverse side.



 
The habaki is made of silver.
 
 
The tang

"Keiun Naohiro, tsuchinoe ne Nigatsu nichi" (2008 February)

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