Forging Pattern: Tight Mokume/Itame
Tempering Pattern: Sanbon Sugi in Nie
Dimensions: Blade Length: 18.75 inchesNakago: 4.5
Mountings: ShiraSaya and 2 piece habaki
Overall Condition: Very nively done classic koto mino blade with sanbon hamon that has pools and sprays of ara nie running between the crests. Nice large boshi and great grain to boot. This sword need a good polish to bring out its beauty.