Tsuneshige katana with cutting test Tokubetsu Hozon Certificate

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Tsuneshige katana with 2 body cutting test Tokubetsu Hozon Certificate. mounted in shirasaya and also has koshirae

TSUNASHIGE (綱重), Tenshō (天正, 1573-1592), Kōzuke – “Kōzuke-jū Tsunashige (上野住綱重), according to
tradition the son of Kageshige (景重) and a student of the 2nd gen. Tsunahiro (綱広), wazamono

TSUNASHIGE (綱重),

1st gen., Kan´ei (寛永, 1624-1644), Ōshū – “Ōshū Tsugaru-jū Tsunashige saku” (奥州津軽住
綱重作), “Tsunashige saku” (綱重作), he accompanied his master the 3rd gen. Tsunahiro (綱広) in the tenth year of
Keichō (慶長, 1605) from Odawara (小田原) to Tsugaru (津軽) but stayed there when Tsunahiro returned to Odawara
one year later

TSUNASHIGE (綱重)

,2nd gen., Kanbun (寛文, 1661-1673), Ōshū – “Ōshū-jū Fujiwara Tsunashige” (奥州住藤原

綱重), “Ōshū Tsugaru-jū Mutsu no Kami Tsunashige” (奥州津軽住陸奥守綱重), we know blades from Kanbun to
Enpō (延宝, 1673-1681), dense ko-itame with fine ji-nie which sometimes tends to zanguri, suguha mixed with gunome-ashi in
nie-deki with a wide nioiguchi, chūjō-saku
TSUNASHIGE (綱重),

3rd gen., Genroku (元禄, 1688-1704), Ōshū – “Kaga no Kami Fujiwara Tsunashige”
(加賀守藤原綱重