Ordering number : F151012
Kogatana: In Shirasaya.
Mei(signature) : Minamoto Moriyoshi
Length : 22.3 cm ( 8.78 inches )
Blade Length : 12.65 cm x 1.37 cm (4.98 inches x 0.53 inches)
Jidai(era) : Edo period.
Special feature : Kogatana with signature of Minamoto Moriyoshi.
Tanigawa Moriyoshi was born in 1920. He learned under
Kongobyoe Moritaka Yasuhiro and Enju Taro Nobushige. Moriyoshi made
swords at Yatsushiro in Kumamoto pref. He won a reputation reviving the
hamon of Kiyomaro and designated an honorable Mukansa-tosho at the
NBTHK in 1985. He passed away in 1990, aged 70.
This blade is quite well and rare item.
Aoi estimation paper.
Price : 50,000 JPY- (including shipping and 100% insurance fee)