Ordering number : 19319
Naginata in Shirasaya.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon)
Signature :Fuji Sabanosuke Minamoto Yoshimune.
(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.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Silver single habaki.
Blade length :61.1 cm or 24.1inches.
Sori : 1.3 cm or 0.512inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi :3.04 cm or1.197 inches.
Kasane : 0.94cm or 0.37 inches.
Era : Edo period Kaei era.
Shape : The blade is wide,thick and healthy, nice shape.
Jigane : Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach.
Hamon : Suguha with deep Nioikuchi around the Hamachi, and active Tobiyaki more deep Nioikuchi. rich Ashi and Yo work well, Maru Boshi.
Special Feature : Probably Fuji Sabanosuke Minamoto Yoshimune was working under the Hosokawa Masayoshi.
He helped his master for his life so much that he left few swords.
The Yasurime and hamon are really similar to his master’s works.
From Aoi Art : This sword is very similar with his master Masayoshi.
The condition is very nice and active wild feeling hamon.
We recommend this Naginata for you.
NBTHK Toubetsu Hozon Token.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.