Estate-Found Japanese Sword with Scabbard. with partially signed Tang, Mixed Metal Tsuba with dark patina, ray-skin and cloth wrapped hilt, and Plain Laquered bamboo scabbard. Overall Length: 37″, blade length: 27″ handle length: 10″. Bo-hi Runs the from the yokote to the end of the tang. Defined Yokote, Very even and shallow Hamon which appears to be applied. Age and patina place the sword most likely in the 19th Century. Blade shows rust and scratches, a notch, and other patina.