Antique Japanese sword (shobu-zukuri wakizashi or naginata naoshi) in shirasaya. The blade is forged by a Koto Sword smith Kagetomo and signed: "Kagetomo ". There were several master blacksmiths working between 12 and 15 centuries who were signing "Kagetomo". The blade has good polish, "Itame/mokume hada", "Ko-gunome Hamon". " Motohaba" : 3.1 cm, "Ubu nakago" (not shortened), no curvature in the blade, minor "Kizu", no chip or crack and "cutting edge" is sharp. Total length in shirasaya: 56 cm, length "nagasa": 37 cm. The sword is in good, collectible condition.
Will be shipped by insured mail (except to Russia and China).
I insert many pictures of the item, please judge from the pictures. The mannequin head is not a part of this lot.
- Country of manufacture
- Weapon Type
- Antiek Japans zwaard ( shobu-zukuri wakizashi ofwel naginata naoshi) in shirasaya
- Overall Length
- 56 cm
- Barrel/ blade length
- 37 cm