Kanetane Tanto With NBTHK Hozon Certificate

Kanetane Tanto With NBTHK Hozon Certificate mounted in high quality Aikuchi Koshirae.

Hirazukuri Tanto mumei attributed to Kanetane by the NBTHK , Very well forged blade in a good old polish well forged Hada Hamon is a narrow Gunome Choji,has a very well carved horimono of Fudo and Bonji, mounted in a very high quality aikuchi koshirae

 

KANETANE (兼植), 1st gen., Keichō (慶長, 1596-1615), Echizen – “Echizen no Kuni-jū Kanetane” (越前国住兼植), “Echizen no Kuni Kita no Shō-jū Kanetane” (越前国北庄内住兼植), He was student of Echizen Kanenori (兼法)and his  priest name Dōhon (道本), he lived in Ichijōdani (一乗谷), Echizen-Seki school, he is counted as 1st gen. Echizen-Kanetane, other sources see the Tenbun-era Kanetane who moved from Mino to Echizen as 1st gen., anyway, this Keichō-era Kanetane died in the 14th year of Kan´ei (寛永, 1637) at the age of 68, notare mixed with gunome-chōji or also a hiro-suguha, ryō-wazamono, chūjō-saku