Mounted Shinto Katana
Signature: HizenKuni TadaYoshi (Gimei)
Forging Pattern: Mokume
Tempering Pattern: Suguha in Nie and Nioi
Dimensions: Blade Length: 26.9 inchesNakago: 7.6 inches 7 mm thick 29 mm wide
Mountings: Nice Edo period mounts original to the sword. Signed Fuchi Kashira of carved copper, soft metal menuki of mumms. Old iron tsuba.
Overall Condition: Very Good. Difficult to fine original mounts on a katana. There are some surface rust spots and hazing on the blade. Tip has a 1mm nick.