Recently Polished ShinShito Katana
Signature: Chikushu Ju Sa Yuki Hide (Gimei), dated Kaei 4, Feb (1852)
Year Made: 1800s
Forging Pattern: Tight mokume
Tempering Pattern: Midare in ko nie
Dimensions: Blade Length: 26.25 inchesNakago: 7.4 inches 7 mm thick 31 mm wide
Mountings: Blade is in shirasaya with solid silver habaki.
Overall Condition: Excellent. Recent polish and shirasaya.