Katana:Echizen Kuni Kane(cut shortened)

Ordering number: 07095

Katana in Shirasaya (consignment sale)

Signature :Echizen Kuni Kane(cut shortened)
越前国兼(以下切れ) 

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
habaki:copper single Habaki.
The blade was polished.
Blade length :68.5 cm or 26.9 inches.
Sori : 0.9cm or 0.35 inches.
Mekugi : 3
Width at the hamachi : 3.1cm or 1.22 inches.
Width at the Kissaki :2.38 cm or 0.93 inches.
Kasane : 0.7cm or 0.27 inches.
The weight of the sword 865 grams
Era : Late Edo period.
Shape : Wide and thick sword with shallow Sori and longer Kissaki.
Jigane : Ko-Itamae Hada well grained JInie attached beautiful Jigane.
Hamon : Niedeki Gunome-Midare, soft Ashi worked. Boshi is Midare-Komi small round shape. Hamon reached to Shinogi side.

Special feature: The Nakago was cut shorted and the most important part to identify the sword smith was cut. It is difficult to say who made this sword.

From Aoi Art: This is beautiful sword without any critical flaws. But the Mei is not clear so we are selling it with very cheap price. We recommend you this sword.

Aoi Art estimation paper
whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta
*Please note: The price does not include shipping fees.

Price:300,000 JPY-.

Order Form



PAGETOP Order Form Contact
Japanese Sword Museum