Ordering number: 20338
Katana in Koshirae.(NBTHK Hozon Paper)(Consignment Sale)
Signature : Ise Kami Fujiwara Ganmaku Nobusada
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : copper single habaki.
Blade length : 67.2 cm or 26.45 inches.
Sori : 1.4 cm or 0.55 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.87cm or 1.12 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 1.98 cm or 0.77 inches.
Kasane : 0.71cm or 0.27 inches.
The weight of the sword 645 grams.
Era : Edo period around Kanei era 1624.
Shape : Suriage Machiokuri Katana. The signature remains completely.
Wide and thick blade with moderate Sori, longer Kissaki.
Jigane : Koitame Hada well grained with Jinie attach. The Jigane is clear.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Gunome Midare and Togari Gunome Midare with Ashi.
Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: Ise Kami Fujiwara Ganmaku Nobusada was a swordsmith of Mino province. He lived in Mino Shimizu.
The Hamon is Nioi Deki style. At a glance, the blade looks Shinshinto Yokoyama school. The Jigane is good quality. The Hamon is bright.
Saya : Black color Saya with clouds are engraved.
Tsuba : Round shape iron Tsuba, arabesque and dragon are engrvaed with openwork and gold color. Nanban Tsuba.
Menuki : Iron, some pattern is engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: Iron, cherry blossoms with gold color.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation Paper: whole Oshigata.