Custom Forest Kotanto for Ingo

$450

final payment for custom work*

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Description

Item:

custom mounted forest kotanto with orange and black theme

Specifications:

Nagasa (blade length): 120-140mm (~5″) – aim for just under 6″ including habaki
Motokasane (blade thickness): 4-6mm
Motohaba (blade width): 22-26mm
Sori (curve): uchizori/takenoko
Nakago (tang): 90-100mm
Tsuka (handle): 100-110mm
Koshirae (overall): 220-260mm

hirazukuri geometry
tsuchime finish
suguha hamon

Materials:

copper habaki
copper seppa/guard
copper fuchi
copper band koiguchi

natural hardwood (pacific yew?) tsuka
ishimeji or smooth black fukiurushi saya
tanto kurikata combined with koiguchi

Notes:

all copper patina with niage to orange/terra cotta tones

Timeline:

to start as soon as charcoal is available, preferably completed within the next 4 months if possible

Total:

$1800usd plus shipping

*this payment is non-refundable, please ensure you are committed to this project before making the payment