A Japanese Wakizashi, looks Bizen style. Has an ancient blade circa 1500. Signed Mi Hara Ju Masa Tsugu. Has been mounted to be carried to war, looks like a possible pilots sword due to its size and mounts.
The mounts are in good condition, an iron tsuba and the handle and fittings are in good order. Has a quality leather cover over a wood saya. Blade in bright condition, has some tired spots and kizu.
A fine example of this kind of sword. OVER 18'S AND U.K SALES ONLY.