Signed Naoiye Sword in Shirasaya with Fujishiro paper
Signature: Oite Nanki Naoiye zo no
Year Made: 1716
Forging Pattern: Ko Itame with Jinie
Tempering Pattern: Suguha-deki with Ashi and deep nioikuchi in places
Dimensions: Nagasa: 31 1/32", Nakago: 8 5/8", Mihaba: 1 1/4", Sakihaba: ", Kasane: 5/16", Sori: 3/4"
Overall Condition: The polish is very fine and the shirasaya is very nice with only minor dents. The habaki is a one piece with gold foil and in excellent condition.