Ordering number : 20340
Wakizashi in Shirasaya(NBTHK Hozon Token)(Consignment Sale)
Signature: Kanekiyo (Seki province)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Gold color double habaki.
Blade length : 35.4 cm or 13.93 inches.
Sori : 0.6 cm or 0.23 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.61 cm or 1.02 inches.
Kasane : 0.58cm or 0.22 inches.
The weight of the sword: 235 grams.
Era : Late Muromachi period around Tenbun era 1532.
Shape : Wide and thick Wakizashi. There are Bo-Hi on the both side of the blade.
Jigane : Itame Hada well grained with Chikei. The Jigane is beautiful.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Gunome Midare with Togari Ba.
In the Ha, there are Sunagashi and fine Kinsuji.
Boshi is Midarekomi Hakikake style.
Special feature: Kanekito started from Nanbokucho period to the end
of the Murokachi period. The first generation was Naoe.
The Hamon is Shizumi Gokoro. The blade cut well.
From Aoi Art: Hirauchi Wakizashi, rather wide and thick blade.
The Jigane is high quality with Jine Chikei.
The Hamon is brilliant. We recommend this Wakizashi for you.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Arte estimation Paper: whole Oshigata.