Item #: BQ1193 -- Rare Koto-period Nagamaki Naoshi Pole-arm, Remounted as Wakizashi -- $2250.00
A fine and rare Koto-period nagamaki naoshi pole-arm later remounted as a wakizashi. O-Suriagi (greatly shortened nakago), 2 mekugi ana. 15 17/32" Nagasa; this blade is very healthy with a wide 3/8" hamon and kissaki. Active hamon with gunome, choji and lots of sunagashi. Excellent old copper habaki and recent shirasaya. When polished this old sword will paper very well.