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Tanto: Kiyomitsu


Tanto in Shirasaya (Guarantee: NBTHk Hozon paper)

Signature: Kiyomitsu.

The blade was polished.
Habaki:Silver double habaki.
Blade length : 30.30 cm or 11.93 inches.
Mekugi: 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.15 cm or 1.24inches.
Kasane : 0.64 cm or 0.25inches.
Era : Edo period Keicho era.
Shape : The blade is wide and thick nice attractive shape.
Jitetsu :Mokume hada with undulating itame hada. Jinie is attach.
Hamon : Niedeki suguha double hamon and small ashi and yo work.

Special feature : The sword is 2 character Kanji and has unusual Nakago shape.
This blade is typical Echyu Kiyomitsu. The blade is healthy and nice work.
The nakago tip(nakago-jiri) is in unique shape.

We GUARANTEE that this sword will pass NBTHK Hozon paper
(There is no NBTHK Hozon paper yet)
Aoi Art estimatin paper : whole Oshigata.

Price : JPY 250,000-.