Tanto in Shirasaya(NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper)
Signature : Mumei (Fujishima)
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 22.2 cm or 8.74 inches.
Sori : 0 cm or 0 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.23 cm or 0.87 inches.
Kasane : 0.46 cm or 0.18 inches.
Era : Early Muromachi period.
Shape : Kanmuri Otoshi Tanto
Jitetsu : Itame Hada and Oo-Itame Hada mixed with Jinie and Chikei attached. And visible to see the texture. This is strong Jigane.
Hamon : Nie Deki Gunome Midare with deep Nioikuchi. Soft Habuchi.
In Ha, there are many Sunagashi and Kinsuji.
Special feature : The founder of the Fujishima school is Tomoshige
around late Kamakura to early Nanbokucho period.
This Fujishima school belonged to Yamashiro and moved to Kaga province.
The blade is blackish jigane like Uda school.
If you appreciate the sword carefully, this sword has a lot of activities and charm points.
The sword accompanied with NBTHK Tokubetu kick token.
In our opinion, this blade is Tametsugu or Norishige.
We strongly recommend this Tanto.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper
Aoi Art estimatin paper : whole Oshigata.