Ordering number: 22384
Katana in Koshirae(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature: Mumei(attributed as Shinshinto Naminohira)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
habaki: Copper single
The blade was polished.
Blade length:73.73cm or 29.02inches.
Sori:2.12cm or 0.83 inches.
Width at the hamachi:3.56cm or 1.40inches.
Width at the Kissaki:2.29cm or 0.90inches.
Kasane : 0,68cm or 0.26 inches.
The weight of the sword:1055grams
Era: The late Edo period.
Shape: Wide 3.56cm and thick 0.68cm Katana with deep Sori.
Jigane: Ko Itame Hada well grained. The Jigane with a soft atmosphere.
Hamon: Nie Deki, Suguha Hamon with thick Nioikuchi. There are Yaki on the Shinogi-Ji. Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: It is a solid Katana with deep Sori. We think that it is probably a sword dedicated to a shrine or temple.
Saya : Aogai Chirashi Saya.
Tsuba : Shakudo Tsuba, Samurai is engraved.
Menuki : Shakudo, Ise robster and plants are engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: Shakudo Nanako, Samurai is engraved with gold color.
From Aoi Art: This is nice shape ShinShinto Nami Hira. The Koshirae is also good.
NBTHK Hozon Token(*the paper will be issued later.)
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta