Tanto "Kei'un Naohiro" within kaiken style mount
blade length 15.9cm, thickness 5.5mm, width 2.0cm
It is on polishing with arato stage now. Hamon is made of small particles (ko-nie), and its pattern is gunome and ko-choji. Its pattern in kissaki is flame (kaen).
Simple silver habaki is made out by the smith himself. The blade is on the Binsui stage.
It is going to the mount maker.
Sample picture for the mount
The base of mount is made out by Mr. Takao Horikoshi.
Urushi lacker work is done by Mr. Mitsuhide Koyama.
Next stage is polishing by the modern style.