Item #: BQ2580 -- Shinshinto Katana in Shirasaya by Heianjo Osumi Hiromitsu -- $5625.00
This fine large shinogi-zukuri blade is signed, "Heianjo ju Osumi no kami Taira Hiromitsu", ca. 1865. The hamon is medium sugaha nado. The blade has a fine silver habaki. In the Shinto Vol. of Fugishiro he is listed on page 445 as a Chujo saku. Included with the sword are J.T.K. papers. The blade is in excellent old Japanese polish with a few small areas of age oxidation, light surface scratches, and is housed in an old kiri wood shirasaya. 70.3cm. blade nagasa.