A Shin Shinto Yoroi-Doshi by Oyama Katsunao. ...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionA Shin Shinto Yoroi-Doshi by Oyama Katsunao.
The thick armor piercing hira sukuri blade with 28.4 cm cutting edge and fine suguha hamon and mokume hada. Ubu nakago with 1 mekugi-ana, kesho yasurimai. Full signature with kakehan. Cracked eyes gold foil habaki. Condition of blade in good state of polish with some extremely minor shintetsu throughout. Nakago is excellent with attractive shin shinto patination and extremely minor raised rust. Yoroi-Doshi is house in honoki wood shirasaya. With NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Token paper.
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