Ordering Number: 23252
Katana in Shirasaya(with Kantei Kofuda paper)
Inscription: Moritsuna 盛綱
(Our company categorizes swords based on their craftsmanship as top-notch, excellent, high-quality, and standard. This sword is classified as a high-quality work.
This sword has been polished.
Habaki: Copper single Habaki
Blade length:73.6cm or 29.0 in
Sori:0.9cm or 0.4in
Width at the hamachi:3.2cm or 1.3in
Width at the Kissaki:2.3cm or 0.9in
Kasane:0.7cm or 0.3in
The weight of the sword:915g
Era: the late Muromachi period, around late 16th century.
Shape: The blade is wide and thick, and Kissaki is long. There are little Suriage and Machiokuri.
Jigane: Koitamehada and Mokumehada are mixed and partially Masamehada. you can see Chikei in the blade.
Hamon: Thin Suguha. Boshi is round shaped and Yakizume style.
Features: Moritsuna is said to be the swordsmith in the end of Muromachi period.
From Aoi Art: There is some Suriage and Machiokuri, but the shape is very nice. Jigane and Hamon shows different expression, reminds me of ancient swords.
Kantei Kofuda paper
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata
Price: 350,000 JPY-.