Ordering number: 16740
Katana in Koshirae.(Consignment Sale)
Signature: Ou Honma Minamoto Hakuji Motomu
Doshu Ju sa Yukihide (Not guarantee)
Genji Gan Nen 8 Gatsu Kichijitsu
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: copper with gold color single habaki.
Blade length : 75.15 cm or 29.58 inches.
Sori : 1.67 cm or 0.65 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.41cm or 1.34 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.46 cm or 0.96 inches.
Kasane : 0.83 cm or 0.32 inches.
The weight of the sword: 1,090 grams.
Era : late Edo period.
Shape : Wide 3.41cm and thick Katana with large Sori.
Longer Kissaki magnificent figure Katana.
Jigane : Itame Hada and Masame Hada with Jinie attach.
The Jigane is beautiful.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Notare Hamon with thick Nioikuchi and soft Ashi.
In the Ha, there are Sunagashi and Kinsuji.
Special feature: The sword is quite well made and is a work that is evaluated more than Naminohira Yasukuni. But we have a question about the signature. The blade itself is different from Sa Yukihide.
The signature was engraved to imitate the Yukihide’s later years.
We cannot guarantee this signature. However, this blade is well done.
Saya : Red brown color Saya.
Tsuba: Tensho style Iron Tsuba.
signature: Echigo Kami Kanesada, Enpo 2Nen Shogatsu.
Menuki: Shakudo, the dragon is engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira and Kojiri: Silver, clouds are engraved.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.