Ordering number : 17482
Katana in Koshirae.
Signature : Mumei (Sue Seki)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo ranking.
The blade is polished.
Blade length : 70.3 cm or 27.67 inches.
Sori : 2.0 cm or 0.78 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.93 cm or 1.15 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.17 cm or 0.85 inches.
Kasane : 0.62 cm or 0.24 inches.
Weight of the blade: 750 grams.
Era : Late Muromachi period.
Shape : the blade is rather wide and thick
with deep sori and longer kissaki nice looking shape.
Jigane :Itame hada well grained with masame hada mixed.
Hamon :niedeki gunome double hamon with sunagashi
Boshi is midarekomi kaen style.
Special feature:From the Jignae nad hamon, it looks sue seki school.
Koshirae : Gendai koshirae except Tsuba.
Saya :black color saya.
Tsuba :On the round shape iron tsuba,
brass design are engraved. Middle Edo period.
From Aoi-Art:I think the blade was made around late Muromachi period
The sword looks like Sue seki or Fujishima school.
The hamon is active wild feeling nice hamon.
The weigth of the he blade is 750grams so it is suitable for Iai practice.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
Price : 300,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)