Mounted Shinto Katana

Signature:  Mumei
Forging Pattern:  Itame Mokume
Tempering Pattern:  Notare in Nioi
Dimensions:  Blade Length:  27.6 inchesNakago: 7.4 inches, 7 mm thick, 31 mm wide. 
Mountings:  Restored for iai, most likely by Fred Loheman.  All reproduction metal fittings.
Overall Condition:  Good.  This sword was remounted by a martial artist for iai and cutting practice.  Nice stout shinto sword with active hamon.  There is a ware in the shinogi ji.  

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