Ordering number : 18090
Katana in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper)
Signature : Kii Kuni Yasuhiro
Shinto: Chu Jyo Saku: Wazamono: Settsu province.
(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 : Silver double Habaki.
Blade length : 71.4 cm or 28.11 inches.
Sori : 1.4 cm or 0.55 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.27 cm or 1.28 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.21 cm or 0.87 inches.
Kasane : 0.70 cm or 0.27 inches.
Era : Edo period around Kanbun era.
Shape : Wide and thick Katana.
Jigane : Ko-Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
There are Chikei and Utsuri. The Hada is Hadadatsu.
Hamon : Nioi Deki, Choji Midare. There are Ashi and Yo.
Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: Yasuhiro is the second son of Tameyasu.
He also called Tomita Gorozaemon.
He was active Kishu province, Kyoto and also Osaka.
He is famous as a sword smith of Osaka Sekido.
Saya : Brown color Kawarinuri Saya with Aogai Chirashi.
Tsuba : Round shape Shakudo plane Tsuba. The rim is coverd with gold.
Menuki : Shakudo, bow, arrow and Samurai are engraved with gold color.
From Aoi Art: Wide and thick Katana with nice Sori.
The blade is gorgeous.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.