Lot 350: KATANA IN SHIRASAYA
19 November 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Shinshinto, Japan. Approximately late 18th century
This elegantly forged blade is Shinogizukuri with Iorimune, the Hamon suguha (staright) with Nie, the Hada ayasugi (waved). The Tang Nakago with two Ana, no Yasurime, the end Kirijiri. The Mei (signature) not quite legible, ... ZAN. Well maintained condition.
NAGASA 45,9 CM, IN SHIRASAYA 67,5 CM
From a Hungarian collection