15th Century Kodachi signed Kaneyoshi, NBTHK Tokubetsu Certificate.
Blade length is 60cm and in its old polish with a sori of 2.1cm and mounted in a very striking Kotachi Koshirae.
This type of gentle shaped ko tachi were carried by important people not for battle but as a sign of authority. Over the last 600 over years, it has survived well, despite all the polishing. The overall condition is good with some ware that are commonly found on koto blades.