Kamishimo Mounted Shinto Wakizashi

Signature:  Inaba Ju KaneMitsu
Forging Pattern:  Tight Mokume, almost nashiji.
Tempering Pattern:  Suguha in Nioi and ko nie
Dimensions:  Blade Length:  23.2 inchesNakago: 5.4 inches 7mm thick 31mm wide
Mountings:  Original Kamishimo formal court mounts from the 1800s.  Plain fuchi kashira of shakudo, gold gilded shakudo menuki of rice bails, iron tsuba of a family crest.
Overall Condition:  Good.  Some small nicks on sword and minor staining.  Sword is showing some loose grain.

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