Ordering number: 20147
Wakizashi(Sunnobi Tanto) in Shirasaya with Koshirae. (consignment sale)
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(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyo saku Jyosaku ranking.
The blade was polished by high ranking polisher.
Habaki : Copper single habaki.
Blade length : 31.5cm or 12.4 inches.
Sori : 0.5cm or 0.19 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.93cm or 1.15 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : cm or inches.
Kasane : 0.73cm or 0.28 inches.
The weight of the sword 290 grams.
Era: Muromachi period Bunmei era
Shape: Wide and thick blade with little Sori, Bo-hi is engraved on both side.
Jigane: Itame-hada well grained with Masame. Jinie attached and able to see good Hadame. There is Shirake-Uturi
Hamon: From Hamachi round ko-Gunome-midare with Ashi.
Boshi: Round Yakisage.
Special feature: Kanekiyo 1st generation started from Nanbokucho period and this sword
is made around Bunmei era. There are a lot of low quality Mino swords but we can see this sword made by high-quality clear Jigane. There is no Kizu and flaw.
Saya :Black Ishimeji saya.
Tsuba: On round iron Tsuba, Ume flower is engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: On Shakudo plate, Ume flower is engraved with gold color.
Kozuka: Shakudo Nanako plate, Kiku flower is engraved with gold color.
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