Antique Swords .Com Display Cases




Early Japanese Katana (Sold)

Possibly Kodachi era / 14C Japanese katana in later wood and brass mounts.

Kodachi era 14C Japanese katanaKatana

Sold Item Notice

Showing a fair amount "Fukure" (small forging flecks) on the 87.8 cm / 67 cm cutting edge blade, I believe this to be quite old, maybe 14C. Very indistinct asaki-notare style hamon. Attractive simple wooden and brass mounts. The blade has been conventionally cleaned over the years but offers the prospect of a very fine blade with a good polishing.

Blade section

Further / full sized pictures available upon request.





  Copyright © Antique Swords .Com (formerly SwordSales EU / Antique-Swords EU) - All rights reserved