Ordering number : 18294
Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae.
Signature :Kunimitsu (not guarantee)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Regular saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki :gold wrapped single habaki.
Blade length :20.8 cm or8.18 inches.
Sori :Uchizori style.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi :1.78 cm or 0.70inches.
Kasane : 0.56cm or 0.22 inches.
Era :middle Muromachi period.
Shape : The blade is rather smaller size uchizori style Tnato.
Jigane :Koitame hada well grained and small masame hada mixed with Jinie attach and utsuri appear.
Hamon :Konie deki suguha tight
Boshi:Round shape soft feeling thick nioikuchi round style and turnb back long size.
Special feature:The tanto is smal size sharp feeling which look like
Kamakura style uchizori tanto. The signature is mentioned as
Kunimitsu( shin togo) but not reliable signature.
Of course If remove the signature, the Tanto will pass NBTHK
Koshirae : Aikuchi Koshirae.
Saya :wood with brown color.
Fittings of this Tanto is covered by silver with engraving plant design.
Munuki:On the round shape syakudo nanako plate, a family crest is engraved.
Ko-gai: on the silver plate, plant design are engraved.
From Aoi Art: If the signature will be removed, the blade will pass NBTHK paper.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.