Katana: Mumei(attributed as Den Tametsugu)(NBTHK the 11th Juyo Token)

Ordering number: 22035

Katana in Shirasaya with Koshirae(NBTHK the 11th Juyo Token)
Signature: Mumei(attributed as Den Tametsugu)
無銘(伝為継) 

Sayagaki: Juno Token Ecchu Kuni Tametsugu Osuriage Iai Saku Zo Ani Aizo No Ichi- Kanzan added
Showa Mizunoto U Nen ?? Gatsu I I Ai Ani ?? Kunzan (Kao)

Koto: Wazamono: Josaku: Ecchu
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku, Jyo saku, and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Saijyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Gold foiled single habaki.
Blade 70.0length: cm or 27.55inches.
Sori:1.4cm or 0.55inches.
Mekugi:2
Width at the hamachi:2.79cm or 1.09inches.
Width at the Kissaki:1.89cm or 0.74inches.
Kasane: 0.67cm or 0.26inches.
The weight of the sword: 690grams.
Era: The Ouan era, the Nambokucho period
Shape: Osuriage Mumei, the blade is broad and thick with slightly deep Sori and longer Kissaki. Well-shaped.
Jigane: Itamehada and Mokumehada, O-Itamehada is mixed. Apparently, it seems like Norishige.
Hamon: Koniedeki with deep Nioikuchi, Gunomemidare. Kinsuji and Sunagashi work in Hachu actively.

Special Feature: The Jigane and Hamon looks like Norishige, but it is judged as Tametsugu. Kinsuji works a lot, it is great. Sayagaki was written by Dr. Kanzan and Dr. Kunzan. We truly recommend this one for you.

Koshirae:
Tsuba: Round-shaped Shakudo Tsuba. Family crests (4 on the front/ 3 on the back) are engraved with gold or Shakudo. (Kuyo-Mon)
Saya: Shu-painted Saya
Fuchi: Gold painted Nanako plate. Family crests are engraved with Shakudo.
Kashira: Shu-colored
Menuki: Gold. Shishi-dogs are engraved.

From Aoi Art: It looks like Norishige. Hamon and Jigane are really wonderful. Koshirae is gorgeous and it matches the blade greatly. We truly recommend this one for you.

NBTHK the 11th Juyo Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.

Price: 4.300,000 JPY-.

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