Shodai Nobukuni Tachi 
Yamashiro Nobukuni 
Nagasa: 2 Shaku 2 Sun - 66.8cm
Very healthy - Excellent Togi, Excellent Hada and Ji-Gane.
Five Mekugi-ana, the lower is "Key-way" shaped. A slight inference in angle of light tells us there is the remains of a signature toward the bottom of the Nakago. 

With solid gold Saijo double Habaki. 

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Shodai Nobukuni works are extremely rare. There are many later generations seen but almost never are Shodai found. 
This blade has many instances of Jinie like Sadamune. Hoso-Suguha has much Ko-nie and an abundance of Hataraki. 

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