Hirazukuri Tanto by MasaTsugu with NTHK Papers
Signature: Arisugawa Miya Maiko Niwa MasaTsugu Saku.
Year Made: Meiji 43, August

Forging Pattern: Itame
Tempering Pattern: O-Gunome Notara
Dimensions:   Blade Length:  18 1/2", Nagasa: 14 1/4", Mihaba: 1 1/4", Kasane: 7/32"
Mountings:  Comes in shirasaya with a one piece silver habaki
Overall Condition: The blade is in very nice condition with no forging problems. 
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