Ordering number : 16292
Katana in Koshirae.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade is polished.
Habaki : single silver Habaki
Blade length : 70.0 cm or 27.55 inches.
Sori : 0.6 cm or 0.23 inches.
Mekugi : 3
Width at the hamachi : 2.87 cm or 1.12 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.07 cm or 0.81 inches.
Kasane : 0.55 cm or 0.21 inches.
Era : Edo period, around Kanbun era.
Shape : Suriage Nakago, regular width and thickness Katana with small Sori.
Kanbun Shinto style Katana.
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada and Mokume Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
The Jigane is beautful. There are Utsuri along the Hamon.
There are some rusts and scratches.
Hamon : Ko Nie Deki, Suguha and tight Notare Ha.
The Hamon of two sides have a regular row of shape.
At a glance, the blade looks Muramasa Sengo school.
Boshi is Notare round shape.
Special feature: The blade is Mumei. It seems that the blade looks Sengo school. But the Sori is small. And there are Utsuri.
It is interesting to submit the blade for the NBTHK Shinsa.
Saya : brown Ishime-Ji Saya.
Tsuba : Thick iron Tsuba, the landscape is engraved.
Menuki : Shakudo Nanako, baton and stick are engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: Shakudo Nanako, baton, Kabuto, bow, and arrow are engraved
with gold color.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.