Ordering number: AS20082
Wakizashi in Koshirae.(Consignment Sale)
Signature: Uda Sanekuni(not guarantee)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Gold foiled single habaki.
Blade length :33.3cm or 13.1inches.
Sori :0.57cm or 0.22 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi:2.63 cm or 1.03inches.
Kasane : 0.52cm or 0.20inches.
The weight of the sword 215 grams.
Era: Late Muromachi period.
Shape: Slightly Sakizori, Hirauchi style Wakizashi.
There are Bo-Hi on both sides of the blade.
Jigane: Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
Hamon :Niedeki Sanbon-sugi Hamon
special feature: Uda Masakuni are swordsmiths worked around
middle of Muromachi to end of Muromachi
Koshirae : Aikuchi style
Kojiri: Shakudo plate. could dragon is engraved with gold color
Saya: deep brown color, Nashiji style.
Menuki: Shakudo plate. patterns are engraved with gold color.
Kozuka: Iron plate. 3 circles and Karakusa pattern are engraved with Shakudo inlay.
From Aoi Art: This sword has Mei as Uda Masakuni but it is doubtful so we do not guarantee it.
Aoi art estimation paper