Nicely Mounted ShinShinTo Tanto
Forging Pattern: Itame
Tempering Pattern: Notare with muneyaki
Dimensions: Blade Length: 10.25 inchesNakago: 3.25 inches, 7mm thick, 29mm wide.
Mountings: Nice iron fuchi kashira with a crow on the kashira and a crescent moon on the fuchi. Menukis of dragons. Nice shakudo nanako tsuba. Saya is original to the sword and was made longer to resemble a wakizashi.
Overall Condition: Very Good. Some hazing on polish. Nice tanto with an active jihada and hamon.