Kitae [forging pattern]: A very tight ko-mokume hada, almost muji hada
Hamon [tempering pattern]: A regular gunome in nioi-deki with many saka-ashi throughout
Boshi [tip]: Midare-komi with short kaeri
Nakago [tang]: Ubu with kesho-yasuri and kuri-jiri, signed on the omote Hanpu Junin Gassan Unryushi Sadakazu Tsukuri Kore and on the ura Meiji San Nen Juichi Gatsu Nichi 
Nagasa [length from kissaki to machi]: 65.2 cm, 25 2/3 in.
Saki-haba [width at the yokote]: 2.1 cm, 5/6 in.
Moto-haba [width at the machi]: 3 cm, 1 2/11 in.
Accompanied by a certificate of registration as Tokubetsu Hozon Token [Sword Worthy of Preserving] issued by the Nihon Bijitsu Token Hozon Kyokai [Society for the Preservation of the Japanese Art Sword].
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