Katana:Hizen no Kuni Masahiro (6th generation)NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon)

Ordering Number: 23508

Katana in Shirasaya(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon)

Inscription: Hizen no Kuni Masahiro (6th generation)

Our company categorizes swords based on their craftsmanship as top-notch, excellent, high-quality, and standard. This sword is classified as an excellent work.

Polished.The nice polishind was done by good polisher.
Fuchi/Kashira: Double-layered gold.
Blade Length: 68.2 cm (26.9 in)
Curvature: 1.9 cm (0.8 in)
Peg Hole: 1.
Motohaba (Width at Base): 3.4cm (1.4 in)
Sakihaba (Width at Tip): 2.44 cm (0.9in)
Kasane (Thickness): 0.95 cm (0.4in)
Total Sword Weight: 985 grams
Era: the late Edo period, around 1800.

Shape: The blade is wide and thick, the curve is deep, and the kissaki is long.
Jigane: dense itamehada and Konukahada, that is typical Hizen Jigane. There is 4cm Ububa.
Hamon: soft Suguha with ashi and sunagashi.

Featues: Hizen Koku Masahiro has 7 generations, and who made this katana is the 6th generation.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper
Aoi-art explanation paper
whole oshigata

Price:700,000 JPY-.

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