Ordering number: 17519
Katana in Shirasaya
Signature : Bishu Oshune Suketaka Zo Kore
Meiji 3Nen 8Gtsuhi.
explanation: This sword was made by Bishu Osfune Suketaka. in August 1870.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: copper single Habaki.
Blade length: 62.2 cm or 24.5 inches.
Sori :0.2 cm or 0.079inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2,74 cm or 1.08 inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 1.97 cm or 0.776 inches.
Kasane: 0.57cm or inches.
Era: Early Meiji.
Shape: The blade is regular width and thick with a straight shape and long
Jigane: koitame hada well grained with jinie attach beautiful mugi style.
Hamon: Nioideki Choji midare hmon with ashi
Special feature:Bisyu Osafune Suketaaka was a student of the Yokoyama
Sukekane. He helped his master Sukekane and made a lot for his
master which is called Daisaku.
I think this sword looks top-ranking his sword. probably That job goes beyond his master.
We guarantee NBTHK Hozon Token.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.