Mounted Shinto Wakizashi

Signature:  SukeZane
Forging Pattern:  Mokume/Itame
Tempering Pattern:  Midare
Dimensions:  Nagasa: 20 inches   Nakago:   5.5 inches    Thickness at Munemachi   6 mm
Mountings:  Buke zukuri mounts with shakudo fuchi kashira and shakudo menukis of a pair of shi shi dogs.  Nice old namban tsuba.
Overall Condition:  Excellent.  In good polish with minor spot rusting.  One small kizu.
Comments: Interesting blade with a bohi on one side and a bohi with niju hi on the other.

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