This is the second piece he has won in a Japanese sword competition.
He aimed to create a more powerful shape and a more powerful hamon.
The blade section is carved with grooves called "bohi".
This was the last piece he made in his master's studio the year before he became independent.
The inscription on the grip is: "By Kunizane. In Yoshino. "Kagetsu Good day Heisei28 (2016)
Reference price: ¥1,650,000(12,690USD)