Tanto : Kanetsuru

Ordering number : 16478

Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae.

Signature : Kanetsuru

Sue Koto: Ryo Saku: Mino province.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to ranking.

The blade is polished.
Habaki : copper single Habaki.
Blade length : 27.3 cm or 10.74 inches.
Sori :0.2 cm or 0.07 inches.
Mekugi :  3
Width at the Hamachi : 2.55 cm or 1.00 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.45 cm or 0.96 inches.
Kasane : 0.71 cm or 0.27 inches.
Era : Late Muromachi period. around Tensho era 1592.
Shape : Regular side Tanto. There are Bo-Hi and Soe-Hi on both side of the blade.
Jigane : Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
Hamon : Nioi Deki, Gunome Midare and Togari Gunome.
Boshi is large Yakisage style.

Special feauture : Kanetsuru is a sword smith of Mino province.
He also called himself Toshikatsu. He was active the end of Muromachi period.

Koshirae :
Tsuba : iron Tsuba, the flowing og water is engraved.
There are flowers with gold color.
Fuchi-kashira : Copper.
Saya : brown color, Kizami Saya.
Menuki : Copper.

Guranatee: NBTHK Hozon Paper
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

Price : 280,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)

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