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Item:273564237157You can see large photos as well under the description on your laptop or desktop-computer. Old signed Ubu-koto Tachi blade in a beautiful & attractive old Tachi mounts ! Blade Koto / Muromachi era 16th century circa 1500's Tachi-mounts from the late 19th century / Meiji-period Blade Ubu/uncut & un-shortened SIgned : Bizen Osafune Kyomitsu Nagasa/cutting edge : 27-3/8" Tang : 1 hole, 8-3/4" Total blade length : 36-1/8" Blade thickness at the habaki notch : 7.12 mm thick Width at the habaki : 1-1/4"Width at yokote level : 7/8"Kissaki/point : 1-5/8" Sori/curve : 3/4" Hamon : midare-ba on both side & there is boshi turn-back on both side.Hada / grain : a well forged Itame mix & the blade exhibit clear activity's all over-it ! Blade condition : in old polish fairly generally clean & quiet pretty healthy !With no kizu/flaw, no chip, no bend, no crack/hagire, no blister, just mix with some faint ware/tate-ware-openings but all are quiet minor & as expected for a blade of that age. Tachi Mounts from the late-19th century / Meiji era All original to the blade Good solid old & original Handle/TsukaBig real same/skin (minor small pieces here & there missing from age)All the fitting are made of brass & copperAll fittings are complete, & with 3 seppa's only (1 missing)Good solid & sound lacquered wooden-scabbard The scabbard is in good condition with no split & no damage& the all-lacquer work in good condition ! A beautiful & attractive flashy Tachi-mounts, generally clean solid & sound, just showing some minor wear & tare from age & use with a very nice patina. Guaranty real antique Japanese sword Any other question please ask, my description is honest & very accurate, perfectly as described & exactly as shown in the pictures below, enjoy in the auction. Terms & condition of the deal We do not purchase directly the insurance at the post office but only the shipping, so the $ amount on the post office stamp on the package is only for the shipping that we paid to the post office, but the item is fully insured for the full final eBay price not by the post office but directly by my private business insurance. The insurance + handling are not reflected in the $ amount of the post office stamp on the package. Total shipping amount are for: shipping (post office) + fully insured (via my private business insurance) + handling. Over sea buyer(s): custom declaration are declared at the full eBay final price (no less). Import duties taxes are the buyer's responsibility. Shipping USA buyer(s) via express/Ems mail $95 fully insured International buyer(s) via EMS/express mail $150 fully insured The high bidder is required to confirm their winning bid(s) within ** 2 days/ 48 hrs ** & make full payment within ** 3 days.Region of Origin:Japan, Age:Pre-1800, Primary Material:Iron, Maker:koto Tachi, Original/Reproduction:Antique Original, Color:Mix
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