The Kogarasu Maru (小烏丸), or "Little Crow Circle", is a unique Japanese sword believed to have been created by legendary Japanese smith Amakuni during the 8th century AD.
Kissaki Moroha Zukuri (鋒両刃造) blades like the Kogarasu Maru are sometimes referred to as Kogarasu Zukuri (小烏造), since the blade of the Kogarasu Maru is shaped this way and is well known for its distinctive sugata. The Kogarasu Maru is unique as a bridge between the old double-edged Japanese Ken (based on the Chinese Jian) and the traditional Japanese tachi and eventual katana.
The Blade forged using T10 steel with clay tempered hamon, the hamon line are a prominent after full hand mirror polished. The sword features genuine Same (Rayskin) on the Tsuka, tsuka-maki with hishigami specially developed for its gripping qualities, extremely tight ito wrap and full. The long tang is double-pegged for security.
Motohaba(width at habaki):
Sakihaba(width at yokote):
Motokasane(thickness at habaki):
Sakikasane(thickness at yokote):
28" from mune-machi
chu-kissaki, about 1.77"(4.5cm)
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