Listing an absolute top-quality gendaito by Kato Jumyo. Jumyo was a smith who worked in Mino during the war. This sword has a well executed horimono on each side and is in beautiful polish, solid silver habaki and shirasaya with horimono hatomei. The hamon is an interesting gonome midare in nie deki with a lot of depth and activity. The jihada is a perfectly forged ko-itame with ji-nie. There are a number of tobiyaki in the ji. Boshi is komidare/kaen. Nagasa is 2 shaku 2 sun 4 bu. There is a long three-column inscription which will translate shortly) with special order. NTHK kanteisho.