Katana : Sesshu Ju Fujiwara Tadayuki(first generation)

Ordering number: 19362

Katana in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Hozon Token)

Signature: Sesshu Ju Fujiwara Tadayuki(first generation)

(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.
Habaki : silver foiled double habaki.
Blade length : 69.5 cm or 27.36 inches.
Sori :1cm or 0.39 inches.
Mekugi :  
Width at the hamachi : 3.0cm or 1.18 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.04 cm or 0.8 inches.
Kasane : 0.65cm or 0.26 inches.
The weight of the sword 655 grams.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era.
Shape : The blade is regular width and thickness
with deep sori and longer kissaki.
Jigane :Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach.
Hamon :niedeki suguha with thick nioikuchi like his master Tadatsuna.

Special feature:This Tadayuki is 1st generation Tadayuki
who was a brother of famous 2nd generation Tadatsuna.
His posthumous works are few.
I think he helped his brother to make swords.
His subjects are similar with his Tadatsuna.
This sword is Suguha hamon.
The blade is very nice work with a lot of activity work in Ha.

Koshirae :
Saya :on the black brown colored saya, spread blue shell powder.
Tsuba :On the mokko style iron tsunami engraved a dragon.
Menuki : On the syakudo nsnsko pltate,
a dragon is engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: : On the syakudo nsnsko pltate,
a dragon is engraved with gold color.
Kozuka. On the syakudo nanako plate,
a dragon is engraved with gold color.

From Aoi Art : He was a brother of Tadatsuna and named Taro uemon.
His Hamon is very cloth Tadatsuna or Oumi Daijo Tadahiro.
This sword is nice jigane and Hamon and also nice Koshirae.
The Koshirae is all mating dragon motif.

NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.

Price : 480,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)
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