Ordering number: 20339
Katana in Koshirae.(Consignment Sale)
Signature : Mumei (Yamato Kami Kanenobu)
(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 : 68.2 cm or 26.85 inches.
Sori : 1.2 cm or 0.47 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.01 cm or 1.18 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.39 cm or 0.94 inches.
Kasane : 0.65 cm or 0.25 inches.
The weight of the sword: 670 grams.
Era : Edo period arond Kanbun era.
Shape : Regular width and thickness O-Kissaki Katana.
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach. The Jigane is beautiful.
There are small Kizu on the middle part of the blade. But it is not so serious.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Sanbon Sugi Hamon. It is regrettable that there are collapsed Nie part.
Special feature: From the work, the blade is similar to Yamato Kami Kanenobu or Tashiro Genichi Kanenobu. The blade has nice Sanbonsugi Hamon.
Their founder was in Mino province and the most prominent Magoroku Kanenomo.
In fact, it is said that the Sanbonsugi sword cut well.
Unfortunately there are collapsed Nie part. But it has nothing to do with strength. This is a work full of variety. In the Ha, there rae many Sunagashi.
Saya : Kawarinuri Saya.
Tsuba : Thick iron Tsuba, dragon is engraved with open work.
Menuki : 8.4cm long Shakudo Phoenix is engraved.
From Aoi Art: Ubu Mumei Katana. From the works, we guess that the blade was made by Yamato Kami Kanenobu or Tashiro Genichi Kanenobu.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.