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    A Koto Mino Tanto by Kanesada in Elaborate Mounts.
    A slender blade with 23.3 cm cutting edge and midare hamon. Itame hada, nakago is ubu with 2 mekugi-ana. Mino style file marks, 2 character Kanesada signature. Blade is hira tsukuri with mitzu muni. Condition of blade is bright, in fair polish with some shintetsu. Nakago is with good patination with some rust near jiri. Elaborate tanto mounts comprise ken sword with gilt dragon menuki, silver wave kashira, horn fuchi, solid silver waribashi. elaborate soft metal and gilt iron, kurikata formed by a silver dragon coiled in the round. Kojiri of silver waves. Kozuka absent, some damage to lacquer on scabbard. Blade and mounts with NBTHK Hozon papers.

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