Ordering Number: 23506
Katana in Shirasaya(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Inscription: Unsigned (Fujiwara Takada)
Our company categorizes swords based on their craftsmanship as top-notch, excellent, high-quality, and standard. This sword is classified as an excellent work.
Habaki: Gold foiled double Habaki.
Blade Length: 72.9 cm (28.7 in)
Curvature: 1.4 cm (0.6 in)
Peg Hole: 2
Width at Base: 3.3 cm (1.3 in)
Width at Tip: 2.2 cm (0.9 in)
Thickness: 0.7 cm (0.3 in)
Sword Weight: 845 grams
Era: the early Edo period
Shape: This sword is ubu mumei. the blade is wide and thick.
Jigane: Ko-itamehada looks like Muji style.
Hamon: Niedeki gunomemidare with Choji midare.
Features: Fujiwara Takada is a swordsmith in Bungo.
Takada in Shinto era are called “Fujiwara Takada”.
Generally, the Takada is not so popular, but the quality of takada swords made in the Muromachi period to the early Edo period are good. The Hamon is attractive.
NBTHK Hozon paper
Aoi-Art estimation paper
Price: 400,000 JPY-.