NBTHK Papered Sue Koto Mihara Masaie in Papered Edo Period Mounts
Signature: Mihara Masaie (circa 1500s)
Forging Pattern: Itame and masame
Tempering Pattern: Midare
Dimensions: Blade Length: 14.3 inchesNakago: 4.2 inches 6 mm thick 27 mm wide
Mountings: Full period mounts. NBTHK papered (circa 1800s)
Overall Condition: Excellent. In fresh polish. This is a Sue Mihara tanto has great forging in difficult to find original Edo period mounts in excellent condition.