Owari Wakizashi

Signature: Owari Kuni Ju Nin KuniTsugu
Year Made: 1500s
Forging Pattern: Mokume/Itame
Tempering Pattern: Suguha
Dimensions:   Nagasa:  20 13/16", Nakago: 7 1/4, Mihaba: 1 1/8", Sakihaba: 3/4", Kasane: 1/4", Sori: 1/2"  
Mountings:  The shirasaya is splitting along the seem and the blade is a little loose which could probably be fixed but is still in good condition otherwise.  The habaki is a two piece that is missing the outer sleeve.
Overall Condition:  There are some rust spots and a forging opening on the blade that are shown in the photos.  They will come out easily with a polish.  This is a solid blade with strong hamon.  This was a Katana that was shortened to wakizashi length. 

SwordsElliott Tan