Ordering number: 22315
Tanto in Koshirae(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature :Bishu Osafune Sukesada
Tensho 3 Nen 8 Gatsu Hi
(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.
habaki:On the syakudi, a family crest is engraved.
The blade was polished.
Blade length :21.6 cm or 8.50inches.
Sori :0.0 cm or 0.0inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.16cm or 0.85inches.
Kasane : 0.63cm or 0.24inches.
The weight of the sword 145 grams
Era : In August of Tensho 3, the Muromachi period
Shape : The blade is broad and thick with long Nakago
Jigane : Itamehada is grained with good Hadadachi and Utsuri.
Hamon : Mainly Suguha, Notare, and after that Midarekomi. It ends with Hakikake.
Koshirae: Koshirae with Shu painted Saya
From Aoi Art: This work was made in the Azuchi-Momoyama period, it was just before the start of the Edo period. Tanto is a solid work with Itame Jigane in healthy condition. We truly recommend this to you.
NBTHK Hozon Token paper
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta
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