Ordering number: 20148
KagoYari in Koshirae
Signature: Kaneshige Saku
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyojyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 23.8 cm or 9.37 inches.
Sori : 0.0 cm or 0.0 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.75cm or 1.08 inches.
Kasane : 0.7 cm or 0.27 inches.
The weight of the sword 230 grams.
Era: Edo period around Kanbun era.
Shape: It was called Sasaho Yari. The shape is rounded
Jigane: Ko Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
The Jigane is beautiful Osaka Jigane.
Unfortunately, there is some rough texture around the Hamachi.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Suguha Hamon and Ko Gunome Midare mixed.
There are Sunagashi and fine Kinsuji.
Special feature: This Jigane is close to the Osaka Jigane, and similar to Mutsu Kami Kaneshige.
Koshirae: A short spear called a Kagoyari.
From Aoi Art: When Samurai travels in a Kago(A kago is a type of litter used as a means of human transportation by the non-samurai class in feudal Japan and into the Meiji period.),
they use a Kago Yari to confront a sudden attack.
It is wonderful that this is not just a simple spear, but a gorgeous Sasaho Yari. It is probable that the Samurai who a High-ranking person.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.