Soshu Hiromasa Tanto with Stunning Koshirae all NBTHK Papered

Signature: Soshu Ju Hiro Masa
Year Made: Muromachi 1400s-1500s
Forging Pattern: Itame
Tempering Pattern: Full Temper Classic Shoshu Den work with abundant activity
Dimensions:  Blade Length: 8.7inchesNakago: 3.6 inches 4 mm thick and 21 mm wide at Hamachi
Mountings:  Exceptional NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon papered mounts.  Deeply carved cloud motif with family mon.  Exceptional work.  Shirasaya, sunagi and original habaki.
Overall Condition: Excellent.  Stunning tanto in very elegant, understated, very high quality mounts.  Take a look at the pictures.

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