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Tanto: ?Nori (Naganori)


Tanto in Shirasaya


The blade was polished.
Blade length : 24.4 cm or 9.60 inches.
Sori : 0.0 cm or 0.0 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.3 cm or 0.90 inches.
Kasane : 0.55 cm or 0.21 inches.
Era : Late Muromachi period.
Shape : The blade is regular sized wakizasi.
Jitetsu : Textured Itame with jinie attach. There is Shirake style Utsuri on Jitetsu.
Hamon : Niedeki suguha. There are some Hajimi.

Special feature : From the Hamon and the shape, this Tanto is around Sue-Koto. This Signature is mentioned as Naga Nori.

Aoi Art estimatin paper : whole Oshigata.
price:JPY 160,000-.