Appraisal Quiz #649

Previous answer is

Special feature: Kanefusa is Yamato sword smith. Masazane, Masatsugu,
Masasada is some of most famous Kanefusa sword smith
who was worked around end of Muromachi period. They
also famous because Yari making.

Appraisal Quiz #649 (July 17th, 2021)
Who made this sword do you think ?


Blade length : 72.88 cm or 28.7 inches.
Sori : 1.52cm or 0.6 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi :3.17 cm or 1.25inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.37cm or 0.93 inches.
Kasane : 0.81 cm or 0.32 inches.
Weight of the blade: 935 grams
Era : Late Edo period Keio- 4th (1868)
Shape : The blade is wide and thick with rather deep sori
and longer kissaki gorgeous sword.
Jigane :Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach beautiful nice texture.
Hamon :Niedeki Gunome midare and Choji midair mixed
with ashi. Bo-shi is midarekomi style.


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