Ordering number: 20016
Katana in Shirasaya.
Signature: Noshu Ju Sukenobu Saku Kore
Showa17 Nen 2 Gatsu (February 1942)
AOI Bijyutasu Syosin Kanteisyo Guarantee Hozon Token.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished perfectly.
Habaki: copper single habaki.
Blade length: 65.1cm or 25.62 inches.
Sori :1.8cm or 0.70 inches.
Width at the hamachi: 3.15 cm or 1.24 inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 2.4 cm or 0.94 inches.
Kasane : 0.75 cm or 0.29 inches.
The weight of the sword: 795 grams.
Era: Showa wartime. 1942
Shape: The blade is wide and thick with suitable sori and longer kissaki.
Jigane: Koitame Hada well grained with Jinie attach and Masanagare.
Hamon: Niedeki Gunome Midare from the hamachi to Kisski area.
Bo-shi is round shape.
special feature: Noshu Ju Sukenobu was working at Mino province war time.
From Aoi Art: After the war ended, almost 75 years have passed.
At that time, many sword makers made Japanese swords for army and navy officers. Nakago fails shape,
the fail is Takanoha so it is easy to distinguish which place he made the sword. Takano ha shape is very popular in Mino.
The blade was polished perfectly and nice Jigane and Hamon.
The sword was made by hand made original polishing way.
Guarantee: NBTHK Hozon Token.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.