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Katana, Sword 1994 March

BladesUsed£ 1,704 Current bidAuction Item
On Auction : Authentic traditionaly hand forged Japanese Gendaito Katana by registered japanese swordsmith.The blade is in fine and sharp polish, few minor rust spots and kizu only. There is extremely fine and active Choji-gunome-midare hamon with nice activitie, strong kinsuji lines. The well grained Itame hada is also very pleasing.The kissaki is good sized and well shaped with very fine boshi.There is a finely detailed Ken sword horimono and a Budhist symbol carved on the other side, the details and quality is very high!Tang is signed: Shigehira sakuand dated: 1994 March on an auspicious dayBlade is housed in good koshirae. nice fittings, old valuable iron tsuba with signature of what appears to be:山城國住 埋忠重成Yamashiro kuni ju Umetada Shigenari ((Umetada Shigenari is certain)Umetada Shigenari was a famous Tsuba makers, he lived in Kyoto in middle Edo period (18th century). Then he moved to Edo being employed by Shogun. also comes with nice sword bag.cutting edge: 73.5 cmthickness: 7mmWidth: 31 mmwhole sword length: 102 cm...Read full description
CategoryBlades
ConditionUsed
Price£ 1,704 Current bid
Sale typeAuction Item
MakeKatana, Sword

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