Koto Sukesada Katana
Signature: Bizen Kuni Ju Osafune Sukesada, Dated TenSho 5, August (1578)
Forging Pattern: Itame Mokume
Tempering Pattern: Notare in Nie
Dimensions: Blade Length: 27.3 inchesNakago: 7 inches, 8 mm thick, 31 mm wide.
Mountings: Original Buke Zukuri saya. Silver foiled 2 piece habaki.
Overall Condition: Fair. Exceptionally healthy and thick for a koto sword. A window was open to show the work. Should polish out very nicely.