Jūyō-Tōken at the 47th Jūyō Shinsa held on October 11, 2001 Katana, mumei: Motoshige (元重)
Tōkyō, Fukatsu Naoki (深津尚樹)

Measurements
Nagasa 66.3 cm
sori 1.0 cm
motohaba 2.9 cm
sakihaba 2.2 cm
kissaki-nagasa 4.9 cm
nakago-nagasa 17.8 cm, no nakago-sori
Description Keijō: shinogi-zukuri, iori-mune, wide mihaba, no noticeable taper, very shallow sori, ō-kissaki
Kitae: overall standing-out itame that is mixed with mokume and nagare and that features ji-nie, fine chikei, jifu, and a midare-utsuri Hamon: based on an angular gunome in ko-nie-deki with a rather tight nioiguchi and mixed with gunome, ko-chōji, ko-gunome, prominent indentations referred to as negative togariba, ashi, yō, and a few kinsuji and sunagashi Bōshi: notare-komi with a brief kaeri that tends to yakitsume Horimono: on both sides a bōhi with ryō-chiri and a soebi that both run as kaki-nagashi into the tang Nakago: ō-suriage, kirijiri, kiri-yasurime, two mekugi-ana, mumei

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