AS23037 Tanto: Kanemoto(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)(consignment sale)


Ordering number: AS23037
Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)(consignment sale)

Signature: Kanemoto

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
Habaki: Gold foiled single Habaki
The blade is polished.
Blade length:21.6cm or 8.50inches
Sori:0.1cm or 0.03inches
Width at the hamachi:2.19cm or 0.86inches
Kasane:0.59cm or 0.23inches
The weight of the sword:120grams
Era: The Eisho era, the Muromachi period
Shape: Kanmuri Otoshi shape Tanto. Mei is genuine. It is very rare to see Kanmuri Otoshi shape in his swords.
Jigane: Koitamehada is grained well to be elaborate Jigane. Slight Shirakeutsuri appears and there are some rough parts on surface.
Hamon: Koniedeki Togariba with uneven changes of heights.

Special feature: The paper says “Magoroku 2nd generation”, but consignor told us that according to NBTHK, this description is faked by somebody. So, Kanemoto is genuine and NBTHK paper is true about that part.

Saya: Black Urushi Roiro Saya
Menuki: Family crest is engraved with gold color.
Kozuka: Shakudo Nanako plate. Butterfly is engraved with gold inlay. The back is worn out.

From Aoi Art: Kanemoto is genuine, but Magoroku is fake description.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token paper
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta
*Please note: The price does not include shipping fees.

Winning Bid: ¥600,000

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Highest bidder was : yuzu

2023/03/18 (Sat) 12:37
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2023/03/16 (Thu) 11:06

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