|Strong Medium Length Wakizashi|
Year Made: Shinshinto
Forging Pattern: Ko Itame
Tempering Pattern: Suguha
Dimensions: Nagasa: 18", Nakago: 5 1/8", Mihaba: 1 1/4", Sakihaba: 7/8", Kasane: 1/4", Sori: 3/8"
Mountings: WW II era leather covered saya
Overall Condition: The blade has minor surface rust and a little pitting all of which will come out in a polish. There is one area of lose hada or possibly a blister and one chip in the edge about 1/16". Both of these appear as though they will be gone with a good polish. The saya may be usable as a military mount but not a good civilian mount.