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Box tang; drop handle Date of Construction: 2017-11

Blade Characteristics
   Steel Type: Damascus
   Composition  :  O1/nickel
   Billet #  :  ?
   Number of Layers: 264
   Pattern: Raindrop
   Etch: Medium
   Polish: Satin
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 9.5
      Max Thickness: 0.221
      Min Thickness: 0.085
Handle Characteristics
   Grip Material: Ziricote
   Grip Type : Box Tang
   Fittings Material: Mokume
   Fasteners: Pins+ Mosaic Pin
Dimension (inches)
      Length: 5.8
      Max Thickness: 0.921
      Min Thickness: 0.87
      Max Height: 1.287
      Min Height: 1.13
Heat Treatment
   Austenization & Quenching
      Heat Source: Austenizer
      Temperature (F): 1500
      Quench material: Salt Pot
      Quench temperature (F): 475
      Temperature (F): n/a
      Duration (hrs): n/a
      Repetitions: n/a

Cover provided

Massive blade - quasi-mokume guard and pommel (diffusion welded stacks of nickel silver+copper and nickel silver+copper+brass - respectively. San-mai construction - 1095/nickel over an O1 core. Family gift

n/a  =  not applicable