Ordering number: 21121
Katana in Shirasaya (NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature : Mumei (Ujifusa)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to joy Jyo Jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Gold foiled single Habaki.
Blade length: 67.0 cm or 26.3 inches.
Sori :1.515cm or 0.59 inches.
Mekugi : 4
Width at the hamachi : 3,07 cm or 1.20 inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 2.72 cm or 1.07 inches.
Kasane: 0.62 cm or 2.44 inches.
The weight of the sword 670 grams.
Era : End of Muromachi period.
Shape: Regular width and thickness. Sori is deep and Kissaki is longer. Bohi is engraved on both side.
Jigane : Ko-Itame-Hada and Mokume-Hada well grained. Jigane attached and Jigane is visible clearly.
Hamon: Nie-Deki-Gunome-Midare and Togari-Gunome-Midare. Sunagashi and Kinsuji worked.
Special feature: NBTHK judged the sword as Ujifusa and we think this is
Hida no Kami Ujifusa.
He is son of Wakasa no Kuni Ujifusa. He learned making
sword from his father and make swords in Nagoya city.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: Whole Oshigata