Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    A Very Fine Early Shin Shinto O-Katana, Signed Dotonuki Naoyuki with NBTHK Green Paper.

    Blade with 81 cm. cutting edge, deep sori with extreme active Chogi Midare Hamon (temper line). Ubu Nakago (tang) with full 8 character signature. Itame Hada. Blade in full bright polish with fine cat scratched silver habaki (possibly original). Nagako with sujikai file marks.
    Condition of tang is exc. condition of blade with some loose grain, but no series Kizu. Fine blade has Honoki Sharisaya wood. Kosherai with Iron fuchiksaria shishi dog manuki, good sukashi tsuba. Large iron kojiri. Red ribbed saya at top, black roiro lacquer for 3 quarters of lenght of saya. A remarkable fine katana by know maker with papers.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 552

    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

    VIEW BENEFITS
    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
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 September 14 - 15 Americana & Political.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The pre and post sales experience was wonderful and flawless. Heritage has the best in-house operation I have ever seen and their people are not only professional but fun to work with, especially Steve C.

    As for Heritage's online system… Yes the interface is more complex than what we are used to with SAN but what is behind that interface is amazing for sellers and buyers alike. It is real time and for a real serious auction buyer there is nothing better in the auction industry, bar none.
    Ron Cipolla,
    AZ
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search