A Unique Shin Shinto O-Tanto by Katsushige.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionA Unique Shin Shinto O-Tanto by Katsushige.
The robust blade with 28.2 cm cutting edge and thick midare hamon and mokume hada. The exaggerated 15.5 cm boshi sprinkled throughout with ji-nie, the short nakago is ubu with 1 mekugi-ana and 5 character Katsushige signature. Condition of blade in full polish wit no significant kizu. Nakago is crisp, unique blade and solid silver habaki. Good honoki wood shirasaya. With NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon paper.
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