Kanemitsu Katana

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Kanemitsu Gendaito Katana with NTHK Certificate moounted in Shirasaya. Well made blade with active hamon.

$2800.00

 

Kanteisho (鑑定書) Appraisal
Takeuchi Kanemitsu (竹内兼光)
Shōshin (正真) Authentic
nagasa 2 shaku 1 sun 2 bu kore ari (⻑さ分有之) Blade length ~ 64.2 cm
Heisei 29 nen 1 gatsu 8 nichi (平成二十八日) January 8, 2017
Nihon Tōken Hozon Kai (日本刀剣保存会) NTHK

No 18392
meibun (銘文) Signature: (hakiomote) Takeuchi Kanemitsu (竹内兼光)
(hakiura) Shōwa jūhachinen jūichigatsu (昭和十八年十一)
November of 1943
kitae () Forging: itamenagare
hamon (刃紋) Hardening: kogunomechōji
bōshi (鋩子) Hardening in tip: sugu with a rather pointed kaeri
chōkoku (彫刻) Engravings:
nakago (中心) Tang: mekugiana (目釘穴) 2, yasurime (): sujikai starting where polish ends
bikō (備考) Remarks: Gifu, bears a hot stamp (kokuʼin) on mune
shinsaʼin natsuʼin (審査員捺印) Seals of Judges: 6 seal