KANESUMI (SEKI) late koto Mino (K103): tanto

KANESUMI, late Muromachi period;

mei: mumei
sugata: tanto, hira-zukuri , torii-zori 0.4 cm, iori-mune.
nagasa: 30.0 cm, width at hamachi 2.73 cm, thickness at hamachi (kasane) 0.55 cm.
nakago: ubu, kuri-jiri tip, 1 mekugi-ana, ni-ji mei, higaki yasurime.
hamon: nie-deki narrow suguha and notare.
boshi: wide boshi ko-maru with nioi-guchi and sunagashi, and very long kaeri.
kitae: ji-tetsu of itame and mokume hada with good obvious grain (hadatachi) plus ji-nie.
[Mino-to p. 46, 87]
(oshigata from Aoi Art; NBTHK Hozon Token)
Wide tanto of late Muromachi period Seki, Mino-den. This group in Seki all through the Muromachi period, this may be Tensho era (1573+).

<< Back to late period koto Mino-den

^ Back to top