Kanetane Tanto With NBTHK Hozon Certificate

Echizen Kanetane Tanto With NBTHK Hozon Certificate mounted in high quality Aikuchi Koshirae. Well forged blade with excellent  horimono of Fudo,

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