TadaTsuna Shinto Wakizashi
Signature: Awateguchi Omi (no) Kami Tadatsuna (shodai) with NBTHK Tokubetsu Keicho Papers
Forging Pattern: Itame with mokume
Tempering Pattern: Notare in Nie
Dimensions: Blade Length: 19.8 inchesNakago: 5.8 inches 7 mm thick 30 mm wide
Mountings: Shirasaya and silver habaki
Overall Condition: Very good. Some spotting and scratches. Tadatsuna is a JoSaku rated smith with a wazamono rating for sharpness. This is an excellent value for a sword of this caliber. To restore and paper a sword to this quality would cost over $2000.