Ordering number : 18393
Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae. (NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Signature : Toban Minamoto Toshiyuki Saku Kore
(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.
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 26.4 cm or 10.39 inches.
Sori : 0 cm or 0 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.865 cm or 1.12 inches.
Kasane : 0.74 cm or 0.29 inches.
Era : Late Edo period.
Shape : Wide and thick Mitsumune style Tanto.
Jigane : Ko-Itame Hada well grained. Muji Fu.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Gunome Midare with Ashi.
Boshi is Notare round shape.
Special feature: Toban Minamoto Toshiyuki is
a sword smith in Harima province. He made stout blades.
At a glance, this blade looks like Chounsai Tsunatoshi.
Saya : Dark brown Saya.
Tsuba : Iron Tsuba, landscape is engraved.
Menuki : Shibuichi, Shishi dog is engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: Shibuichi, dragon is engraved with gold color.
Kozuka: Brass, teakettle is engraved with gold color.
From Aoi Art: Toban Minamoto Toshiyuki is a sword smith in Harima province.
This blade is healthy. And also Koshirae ie good.
Aoi Art estimation paper : NBTHK Hozon paper.
Price : 280,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)