Katana:Nagahiro

Ordering number: 10110
Katana in Koshirae.

Signature: Nagahiro
長広

(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 single habaki.
Blade length : 66.3 cm or 26.10 inches.
Sori : 1.2 cm or 0.47 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.75 cm or 1.08 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 1.89 cm or 0.74 inches.
Kasane : 0.6 cm or 0.23 inches.
The weight of the sword 675 grams.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era.
Shape : The blade is suriage and machiokuri(cut shortened)regular widthand thickness with suitable sori and longer kissaki.
Jigane :Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach.
Hamon :Nie deki suguha with koashi yo work.
From there monouchi area, gunome midare on both sides.
Bo-shi is round shape.

Special feature:Although it is named The Nagahiro, it is considered to be Meikanmore in my opinion, and it is considered to be a work of the Edo period Kanbun period.
Meikanmore means The name is not listed in any book

Koshirae :
Saya :Black Nishime ji saya.
Tsuba :It is a work in which Mimi is set up with four notches in a thick circle and a flower pattern is carved. Inscription Nobuie. Nobuie has several Tsuba craftsmen, and it is unclear whether this work falls under that, but it was solid. It is a good tsuba that launched Mimi on iron Tsuba.
Menuki : A samurai wearing an armor helmet is engraved on the Syakudo plate and painted with gold.
Fuchikashira: Fuchi: Takabori a pattern in which several monkeys play on a rocky mountain with a waterfall flowing on an iron ground, and paint with gold.
Kashira: A warrior pulls out a sword. Highly carved and painted with gold

From Aoi Bijyutsu: Since it is a sword with the name Nagahiro and is not listed in the directory, it is considered to be a work that is missing from the directory. The result seems old and at first glance, it is thought to be a work from the end of the Muromachi period. I recommend it as an Iai practice and as an appreciation. There is also Koshirae, and Fuchikashira and menuki are also solid in Tsuba of Nobuie.
Tsukaito (thread)can be replaced for about 30,000 yen.

Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.
*Please note: The price does not include shipping fees.

Price:280,000 JPY-.

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