Signed Koto Katana with Horimono
Signature: Badly rusted best guess is Noshu Junin Kanenari
Year Made: Koto
Forging Pattern: Itame.
Tempering Pattern: Gunome midare mix.
Dimensions: Blade Length: 27.125 inchesNakago: 7.75 inches 6 mm thick and 30 mm wide at Hamachi
Mountings: Shirasaya with horn fittings and plain copper habaki
Overall Condition: Fair. Nice, well carved horimono of hata banner on one side and a bonji of Kojin, God of Calamities on the other. Sword is somewhat tired with a kakedashi but still would make an excellent display piece.