Ordering number : F18520
Tsuba:(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : mumei(Unsigned)(Hoan Kaneshige)
Length : 6.48cm x 6.61 cm ( 2.55 inches x 2.60 inches)
Thickness of rim : 0.71 cm (0.27 inches)
Jidai(era) : Edo period, around Genroku era.
Special Feature:The Tsuba is thick iron and rise up Mimi and crabs are engraved.
Hoan Kaneshige is called Hoan uji and called Kyushichi and later on Rokuuemon,
He succeeded his father’s family and lived in Hiroshima.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.