Ordering number : 19035
Katana in Shirasaya(NBTHK Hozon Paper)(Token Kenkyu Rengokai estimation paper)
Signature: Mumei (Echizen Kanenori)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki :Gold color single habaki.
Blade length : 70.3 cm or 27.7 inches.
Sori :1.3cm or 0.51 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 3.13 cm or 1.232 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.41cm or 0.95 inches.
Kasane : 0.68cm or 0.27 inches.
Weight of the blade: 830grams.
Era : Early Edo period.
Shape : The blade is about 4cm suriage mumei
and wide, thick with deep sori and long Kissaki nice looking shape.
Jigane :Itame had well grained with jinie attach and visible to see the texture.
There is a Kizu on the Sashiura part about 15cm from the Yokote.
There are light rusts on the blade.
Hamon :Nie deki notare and square shape up and down with small ashi.
Special feature:At a glance, the blade looks like Hida Kami Ujifusa Keicho era.
At NBTHK shinsa, the blade was judged as Echizen Kanenori.
By the way, the style is Keicho shinto shape active nice looking sword.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Token Kenkyu Rengokai estimation paper
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.