Koto Boy's Day Tachi
Year Made: Koto
Forging Pattern: mokume
Tempering Pattern: midare in nie
Dimensions: Blade Length: 16.375 inchesNakago: 5.125 inches 4 mm thick and 22 mm wide at Hamachi
Mountings: Gold wash habaki, black lacquer saya with missing kojiri and deep scratches and a tsuka core with patched in same, which may be original to the sword. Two gilt aftermarket step style seppa and a signed tanto tsuba with dragon motif.
Overall Condition: Good, in decent polish, has scratches, some ware and a fukure but is in good condition for it's age, nice hada and active hamon. Nakago has been cleaned.