Wakizashi:Tango Kami Fujiwara Kanemichi

Ordering number: 21619
Wakizashi in Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)

Signature : Tango Kami Fujiwara Kanemichi
丹後守藤原兼道
Kikumon Ichi
菊紋一

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular
saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo Saku ranking.
Shinto: Josaku: Ryo-Wazamono: Settsu
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Gold foiled single habaki.
Blade length:54.6cm or 21.49inches.
Sori:1.6cm or 0.62inches.
Mekugi:1
Width at the hamachi:3.09cm or 1.20inches.
Width at the Kissaki:2.09 cm or 7.90inches.
Kasane:0.66cm or inches.
The weight of the sword:515grams.
Era: The Edo period, Kanbun era.
Shape: Adequately long Jigane and Hamon, Shinogi-ji is Itame-hada which gets close
together well, Jinie is attached a lot to be beautiful Jihada.
Jigane: Well-grained Koitame-hada, Jinie is attached, great clear Jigane of Yamashiro.
Hamon: Futae-ba-ish Sudareba.
Special feature: Kanemichi is the second son of Kyoto Yoshimichi 2nd
generation, also known as Yoshibe or Naomichi, died in Kanbun 12 at the age of 70. Signatures of 1st and 2nd are very similar, however there are some differences. 1st engraved his signature starting from right side and his 6th point of the kanji Kami”守” is on the lower side. Tango Kami Fujiwara Kanemichi was allowed to use the Kikumon(Chrysanthemum crest) because he comes from Kyo-Tamba school, so this work has also the Kikumon and the word Ichi”1” on the back, and his signature on the front.

Koshirae:
Tsuba: Signature of Koshu Hikone Ju Sotoshi Soten is engraved. The rim is covered by silver. Fighting people are engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: On Shakudo-nanako plate, people and sea and birds are engraved with gold color.
Saya: Black roiro Saya.
Menuki: On Shakudo plate, iron line is engraved and colored by gold color.
From Aoi Art: Sudareba, which was beautifully made by Tango Kami

Fujiwara Kanemichi. The length is enough and the blade is thick and has deeper Sori and longer Kissaki. Sunagashi and Kinsuji work in Hachu well, Hamon is Futaeba and great.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.

Price:500,000 JPY-.

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