Order number : 16414
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae. (consignment sale)
Signature : Sagami-kami Fujiwara Yasuyuki (Shibata Kantei)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jojo saku, Jo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jo ranking.
The blade is polished.
Habaki : Gold foiled single Habaki.
Blade length : 55.2 cm or 21.7 inches.
Sori : 0.4 cm or 0.16 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.25 cm or 1.28 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.29 cm or 0.90 inches.
Kasane : 0.77 cm or 0.30 inches.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era. (1661~1672)
Shape : Shallow curve wide and thick, Kanbun Shinto style sword.
Jigane : Koitame-hada well grained with Ginie attach.
Hamon : Nie-deki dynamic Notare Hamon. Kissaki Kaen (flame) style.
Special feature : Sagami-kami Fujiwara Yasuyuki is said he is a son of Noto-kami Yasuyuki. He made Thick Owari-seki style swords.
This blade is wide and thick, healthy blade with dinamic Notare Hamon like a ocean wave.
Style of swords smith of Owari are wild. Yasuyuki and also Masatsune, Ujifusa, Nobutaka are well known.
Tough and stylish style of Owari-seki swords are little different from Mino swords.
Saya : Brown color Ishimeji Saya
Tsuba : Heron bird and cage are engraved on round shape iron Tsuba.
Menuki : Bird engraved on Shakudo plate. Seems to be Ko-Goto.
Sibata Origami paper
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
Price : JPY 360,000-. (shipping costs not included in price)