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Katana, Shirasaya
Mumei, attrbuted to Kanefusa
[ Signature ] omote : no signature ura : -
[ Size ] Blade length 75,8cm (2 shaku 5 sun 0 bu 1 rin), sori 1,7cm (5 bu 6 rin), moto-haba 3,26cm, moto-kasane 0,70cm, saki-haba 2,20 cm, saki-kasane 0,38 cm, mekugi-ana(hole) 1, blade weight 844g , shirasaya length 105,5cm
[ Period ] Muromachi, at the end of
[ Province ] Mino
No signature Mino

[ Feature ]
Form : Shinogi-zukuri. Iori-mune. Mihaba is wide. Kasane is ordinal. There are differences between moto-haba and saki-haba. Shallow sori attached. Ô-kissaki, fukura attached form.
Nakago : Ubu. Yasurimes are taka-no-"ha"s. Saki is kuri-jiri. One hole.
Jigane : Itame-hada. Mokumes mixed. Jinie attached. Chikei appeared. Some kawari-ganes which resemlbe to ji-fu mixed.
Hamon : In notare-tone hamon, gunomes, ko-gunomes and togari-bas mixed. Ashi and yôs appeared. Nioikuchi is distinctive. Nie attached. Habuchi shows a little dim state. Sunagashi appeared.
Boushi : It runs in midare-komi. Saki shows haki-kake. It turns more or less in sharp, togari-gokoro.

[ Highlight ]
Kanefusa was a swordsmith of Sue-Seki. He was a swordsmith who worked actively from the middle of Muromachi period through Shin-tô era. There are some generations in same name. As their techniques, there are gunome-chô-ji-midare called Kenbô midare "兼房乱れ", notare such as this sword, or Sanbon-sugi. It was known that they had wide range of swords creation. This sword has wide mihaba. Blade length is 2 Shaku 5 sun and something. Ô-kissaki, magnificent form. Itame gigane, mokume mixed. It mixes kawari-gane in ji-fu pattern.
Notare-midare hamon in nie-deki is so clear. One can appreciate this sword. This sword has no signature but it is attributed to Kanefusa "兼房".

[ Conditions ] It has already polished. On shinogi-ji of ura side, there a few natural flaws kitae-ware.

[ Attachments ] Habaki (suaka-ji, single), shirasaya, bag of shirasaya and NBTHK Hozon paper (issued on 28th June Heisei 25(2013))

[ Item number ] A010918 [ Price ] SOLD

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