Ordering number : 18488
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae.
Signature : Kanenori
Sue Koto: Chu Saku: Ryo-Wazamono: Mino 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 is polished.
Habaki : silver single Habaki
Blade length : 35.15 cm or 13.83 inches.
Sori : 0.61 cm or 0.24 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.69 cm or 1.05 inches.
Kasane : 0.45 cm or 0.17 inches.
Era : Late Murokachi period.
Shape : Regular width and thickness Wakizashi.
Katakiriba shape Wakizashi.
Jigane : Ko-Itame Hada and Ko Mokume Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
There are Shirake Utsuri. The Jigane is clear.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Suguha. Boshi is round Yakisage style.
Special feature: Kanenori was a sword smith of Seki province.
It is said that he was a son of Kanetsune.
In Muromachi period, there are many swordsmith in Mino province.
After the war, they moved to other places.
Saya : Black Roiro Saya.
Tsuba : Brass plate, chrysanthemum and butterfly are engraved.
Menuki : Shakudo, turte is engraved with copper color.
Fuchi : Copepr Nanako with gold color.
From Aoi Art: There is few number of Hirauchi blade.
This blade is healthy. And also, it is rare Katakiri-Ba.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.