Ordering number : 19147
Katana in Shirasaya
Signature : Noshu Bugei Yawata Junin Kanekuni Kinsaku (2nd generation)(Mukansa)
Heisei Gan Nen 12 Gatsu Kichijitsu (Lucky day, December 1989)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku Jyo Sakuranking.
The blade was polished by high ranking polisher.
Habaki : Gold failed J single habaki.gold wrapped single habaki.
Blade length : 74.4 cm or 29.29 inches.
Sori : 2.0cm or 0.78 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.44 cm or 1.35 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.23 cm or 0.87 inches.
Kasane : 0.65 cm or 0.25 inches.
The weight of the sword 945 grams.
Era : Gendai (modern times)(Lucky day, December 1989)
Shape : The blade is wide and thick with deep sori
and long kissaki nice looking gorgeous shape.
Jigane :Koitame hada quite well grained with jinie attach beautiful texture.
Hamon : niedeki gunome midare with thick nioikuchi and ashi,
yo work with thick and soft habuchi also sunagashi
and active Kinsuji sactter. bright and clear hamon.
Boshi is nie deki with thick nioikuchi round shape.
Special feature:First generation Kanekuni was born at Taisyo 14th January 25th Bugei gawk city
and named Ogawa Kunihiko and studied under the Kaneko Magoroku
and got a lot of prizes also became Mukansa sword smith.
His son also got a lot of prizes like Chair man prize, Kanzan syoKunzan sho,
and also many prized and became Mukansa sword smith.
From Aoi Art: This sword is very active a copy of Kunihiro
or Kunitomo or Mizuta Kunisige Utsushi high ranking active hamon.
The Hamon is gorgeous gunome midarewith sunagashi and active Kinsuji.
We strongly recommend this sword for you.
AOI ART estimation Paper: whole Oshigata.