Tanto in Shirasaya
Signature:Sukemune (Not guarantee.)
The blade was polished.
habaki : Gold foiled single habaki.
Blade length : 27.8 cm or 10.94 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.51 cm or 0.98 inches.
Kasane : 0.46 cm or 0.18 inches.
Era : Late Muromachi period.
Shape : The blade is rather wide and engraved gomahashi on both side.
Jitetsu : Item had and mokume had mixed with jinie attach and also shirake utsuri appear.
Hamon : Niedeki suguha and round boshi.
Special feature : The signature is mentioned as Sukemune but we don’t guarantee the signature.
I think the blade must be Sue seki school like Seki Kanetsune.
If the signature remove, the blade will pass NBTHK hozon token as Mumei.
The blade is nice shape and good jigane and Hamon.
Aoi Art estimatin paper : whole Oshigata.
If you buy this Tanto, we will touch up polish for free.