Order number : 16471
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae (NBTHK Hozon paper) (consignment sale)
Signature : Yamato Kami Yasumichi
Shinto : Chujo saku : Mino province.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijo saku, Jojo saku, Jo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jojo saku ranking.
The blade is polished.
Habaki : Gold colored double Habaki.
Blade length : 52 cm or 2.05 inches.
Sori : 0.7 cm or 0.28 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the Hamachi : 3.38 cm or 1.33 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.42 cm or 0.95 inches.
Kasane : 0.72 cm or 0.28 inches.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era (around A.D.1661~1672)
Shape : Wide and thick blade with small curve Kanbun style.
Jigane : Koitame-hada well grained with Jinie attach nice texture.
Hamon : Suguha from Hamachi, then changes to Gunome-midare with deep Nioikuchi, Sunagashi and Kinsuji work active.
Special feauture : Yamato Kami Yasumichi was working at Mino province and then moved to Owari province.
Deep Nioikuchi Hamon is so wonderful.
Koshirae : Keeping very good condition.
Tsuba : Landscape of Japanese countryside engraved on oval shape iron Tsuba. Such scenery were so popular in Japan before but have been lost by modernization.
Fuchi-kashira : Plum flower curved on Shakudo Nanakoji plate with gold color.
Saya : Black color Ishimeji Saya.
Menuki : Plum flower carved on large size Menuki with gold color.
NBTHK Hozon paper
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
(*In order to make a payment to consignor from us immediately after the item has been sold, we cannot accept cancellation on items indicated as ‘consignment sale’ for any reason. Thank you for your understanding and for your cooperation.)
Price : JPY ¥450,000-. (shipping costs not included in price)