Order number : 16744
Wakizashi in Shirasaya (NBTHK Hozon paper)
Signature : Tango Kami Kanemichi the first generation
Shinto : Jo saku ranking : Ryo Wazamono cutting test ranking : Settsu province.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijo saku, Jojo saku, Jo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki :silver single Habaki.
Blade length : 55.18 cm or 21.73 inches.
Sori : 1.2 cm or 0.47 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.33 cm or 1.31 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.65 cm or 1.04 inches.
Kasane : 0.79 cm or 0.31 inches.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era (1661~)
Shape : The blade is very wide and thick with small curve gorgeous healthy blade.
Jigane : Koitame-hada well grained with Jinie attach which is typical Osaka Jigane.
Shinogi-ji : Ko-itame Hada as same as Hiraji texture.
Hamon : Niedeki Gunome Midare, double Hamon and three hold Sudareba Hamon. Sunagashi, Kinsuji work well in Hamon.
Special feature : Tango Kami Kanemichi the first generation is second son of the Yoshimichi Kyo second generation and called Kichibei or Naomichi. He passed away at Kanbun 12th when he was 70 years old.
Generally he cut the Kikumon (chrysanthemum crest of loyal family) and Ichi on the back of the Nakago but sometimes we can find a blade without Kikumon.
He studied from his father for making swords so his subjects becomes similar with Sudareba Hamon like his father.
This sword is having nice Jigane with typical Sudareba Hamon.
The blade is wide and very thick healthy gorgeous shape.
We recommend this sword for you.
NBTHK Hozon Token (waiting for paper to be published)
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
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