Monju Yasumitsu Katana with NTHK Certificate.
Katana Made By Monju Yasumitsu from Yamato province. Made circa 1661- 1673.
Well forged blade in ko itame hada with some masame. Active bright suguha hamon. Suguha boshi with hakikake which continues on to the mune past the yokote. Ubu Nakago with 1 mekugiana signed with left handed mei reading, Monju Yasumitsu with NTHK certificate.
YASUMITSU: Kanbun (1661-1673), Yamato Monju Minamoto Yasumitsu€¯ Monju lineage, he signed like Hidari-Mutsu Kaneyasu in mirror writing so it is assumed that he may have worked with or studied with Kaneyasu. Worked in itame, suguha, ko-midare or cho¨ji in nie-deki, chu-saku ranking.
reference Markus Sesko.