Japanese Samurai Sword (Tanto)

8" shinogi zukuri blade with masame hada and suguha hamon.  Copper habaki  with iron tsuba showing silver crane inlay.  Sakura menuki on textile background.  Lacquered saya.  


Blade is in partial polish with some minor ware and microchips on blade.  Tsuba has a dark patina.  Some imperfections to scabbard caused by apparent attempts at re-lacquering.  

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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