TradeShinshinto Wakazashi Long Tanto With Signed Tang By Kane Tsune & Scabbard.
1800-1850 Japanese Shinshinto Wakazashi Long Tanto With Signed Tang By Kane Tsune & Scabbard. Sn 12740 - 12740
This is an excellent Wakazashi Long tanto made for fighting one handed made by the sword smith Kane Tsune (1800-1850). The heavy blade is 13 ¾” length and it measures 20” overall length. The hand forged blade has pronounced wave hamon. The cutting edge has no damage or nicks. The tang is signed by the sword smith (illustrated in image 2) and a smoke rubbing of the tang accompanies this piece. It has a burred edge one piece habaki, small brass rope edge tsuba, the hilt is bound with cream braid and has parcel gilt bronze bird and minogame menuki together with gilt honeycomb chased fuchi and kashira. The maroon lacquered wood saya has ornate brass throat mount and chape. The scabbard is slotted for Kozuka short knives which are absent. Price includes UK delivery. Sn 12740
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