26.25" single edged blade with straight temper, two grooves, one running full length the other at half length, overall length 37". Soft maple mounted. Tang signed Yamato Norinaga, uncut with two holes. Iron tsuba of lobate form with gold dots, shibuichi with gold kanji, menuki are gold dragons, saya is adventurine original lacquer.
Good overall. Details of hada not visible, no visible flaws other than one minute chip halfway down the blade and several others towards the point. Tang has good color, and one flaw towards the jiri. Tsuba is in good condition with scabbard intact.