Nicely Mounted ShinShinTo Tanto

Signature:  Mumei
Forging Pattern:  Tight Mokume
Tempering Pattern:  Suguha with midare 2 inches from ha machi
Dimensions:  Blade Length:  11 inchesNakago: 4 inches, 7mm thick
Mountings:  Nicely mounted with copper fuchi kashira of birds in shakudo and gold.  Nice iron tsuba with the Buddhist wheel of law inlaid in gold.  Soft metal menuki of kabuto.  Nicely lacquered saya with ishime and vines with shakudo kojiri of leaves.
Overall Condition:  Good.  Some isolated rust on blade.

SwordsElliott Tan