Ordering number :20597
Tanto in Shirasaya.(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature : Kanabou Hyoue no Jo Masatsugu
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Gold foild single Habaki
Blade length : 21.2cm or 8.34 inches.
Sori : 0.0 cm or 0.0 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 1.8 cm or 0.7 inches.
Kasane : 0.52 cm or 0.20 inches.
The weight of the sword 95 grams.
Era : Muromachi period Kouji era. 1555
Shape : Short and sharp Tanto with long Nakago.
Jigane :Ko-Itame-Hada with Masame.
Utsuri appeared clearly and Chike worked softly.
Hamon : From Hamachi, Notare then Suguha. Boshi is round Shape.
Special feature: This is Kanabou Hyoue no Jyo Masatsugu’s rare short Tanto with long Nakago and sharp shape. Mei and Utsuri is clear. This sword is perfect for apriciation.