Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    A Rare Double Maker Shin Shinto Katana by Masanao and Arisada.

    The blade with deep curve and 68.7 cm cutting edge. Wild choji midare hamon. Nashiji hada. Ubu nakago with 1 mekugi-ana Slighlty machi okuri. 4 character Masanao signature. See Fuchishiro page 353. Omote signed Niji mae Arisada. Condition of blade of full polish with all details of blade visible and some minor shintetsu which do not detract from beauty of this blade. Plain heavy silver habaki. Tsuke with decorated fuchi-kashira and shakudo floral menuki. Contemporary black roiro lacquer saya. With NBTHK paper.

    Provenance: Ex. Nate Rosemblum Collection.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 441

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 39 days left to consign to the 2020 May 3 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - New York !

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 December 14 Historic Flags of World War II Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,022,424