Good condition - 42.3 cm Nagasa
18th century Japanese wakizashi in Shirasaya.
The blade is in good old traditional polish, couple of lose surface spots only as shown otherwise good condition and polish.
Suguha Midare hamon with Nie crystals on Nioi deki, the mixed itame-mokuma hada forging pattern, boshi is healthy and well visible.
The tang is unshortened with deep patination, it is signed:
MONYU SHIROU KANEMOTO
The blade is housed in copper habaki and shirasaya.
Sword comes with copy of Japanese Registration Card also.
cutting edge: 42.3 cm
full sword length: 64 cm
width: 28 mm
thickness: 6 mm
To the best of our knowledge we have tried to verify the signature, the signature of the sword is not guaranteed as there are no NBTHK or NTHK origami (certification paper) to go with the sword.
To be reasonably certain as to the maker of a specific sword, it is necessary to submit the sword for shinsa (judging) by one of the major Japanese sword study associations (NBTHK or NTHK). These organizations will judge the sword and issue appropriate papers (origami) attesting to the swords authenticity and/or historical importance.
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Item as described. Very good communication and a pleasure to do business with.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.After 10 days the package finally arrived. Got me nervous at first, but the seller told me it was normal. The package was well packed and the item was as described. A happy customer.
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