Ordering number : 18130
Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae.
Signature : Mumei(Shinshin To)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku
Jyo saku and regular saku)
This blade belongs to Jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 21.3 cm or 8.38 inches.
Sori : 0.2 cm or 0.07 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.45 cm or 0.96 inches.
Kasane : 0.69 cm or 0.27 inches.
Era : Late Edp period.
Shape : Relatively wide and thick Tanto.
Jitetsu : Ko-Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
Hamon : Nie Deki, The mixture of Notare and Gunome Midare Hamon.
Boshi is round shape.
Special feature : From the Jigane, Hamon and Nakago,
this blade was made around late Edo period.
Tsuba : Round shape iron Tsuba.
Fuchikashira : Iron, Japanese pampas grass with gold color.
Saya : Black color Saya with spot pattern.
Menuki : Copper, acorns are engraved with gold color.
From Aoi Art: This blade is relatibely wide and thick.
The Nakago is Ubu. The polish is already done.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.