Consigned: Hosokawa Masachika Wakizashi


Consigned: Hosokawa Masachika Mumei Wakizashi 

This is a massive Hirazukuri Wakizashi with well carved horimono of dragon around Ken sword and bonji.
It has on the opposite side a horimono reading РHachiman Daibo Satsu (Japanese god of War).  It also has a star constellation.

It has a very active bright hamon, with areas of tobiyaki, representing a crescent moon and sun.
Mounted in shirasaya and also has aikuchi koshirae with samurai warrior menuki.

Thickness at munemachi: 10mm

NTHK Certificate photographed in this listing has been misplaced