Ordering number: AS20115
Katana in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)
Signature : Bichu Kaami Tachibana Yasuhiro (Kikumon)
Shinto: Chu Jyo Saku: Wazamono: Settsu
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Gold foiled double Habaki.
Blade length : 67.8 cm or 26.69inches.
Sori: 1.2 cm or 0.47inches.
Width at the hamachi: 3.06 cm or 1.2inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 2.37 cm or 0.93inches.
Kasane: 0.70 cm or 0.27inches.
The weight of the sword: 810 grams.
Era: Edo period around the Kanbun era.
Shape: About 3cm Suriage, Machiokuri Katana.
The signature remains completely. Rather wide and thick Katana with regular Sori.
Jigane: Ko Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
This is a beautiful Osaka Jigane.
Shinogi-Ji : Ko Itame Hada and Mokume Hada.
Hamon: Nie Deki, Gunome Midare with thick Nioikuchi.
In the Ha, there are Sunagashi and Kinsuji. Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: Bichu Kaami Tachibana Yasuhiro was a swordsmith is Settsu province. He was the second son of Tameyasu, and he is called Goro Zaemon. He was from Kishu province.
Koshirae: Round iron Tsuba. Dragon is engraved with openwork
Saya: Black Saya
Tsuba: Round iron Tsuba. Dragon is engraved with openwork
Menuki: copper Menuki. Animal? is engraved.
Kashira: Anchor and waves are engraved with gold color
Fuchi: People who pulling a ship, waves are engraved with gold color.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.