Ordering number : AS19349
Naginata in Shirasaya with Koshirae.
Signature : Kuninaga Saku.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Gold failed J single habaki.
Blade length : 38.8cm or 15.27 inches.
Sori :2.3cm or 0.90 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi :2.92 cm or 1.14 inches.
Kasane : 0.65cm or 0.25 inches.
Pole of Koshirae: about 200 cm or 78.74 inches.
Saya of Koshirae: about 55 cm or 21.65 inches.
Whole Shirasaya length: about 80 cm or 31.4 inches.
The weight of the sword 530 grams.
Era : Edo period Kyowa era. 1801
Shape : This naginata is rather wide and thick healthy blade.
Jigane :Koitame had well grained with jinie attach nice clear texture.
Hamon :Konie deki kogunome midare and Gunome midare mixed.
Bo-shi is round shape.
Special feature: Kuninaga has swordsmiths to make in various areas,
and from that time the swordsman around Izumo is called Kunisaga
Since there is a swordsmith, it is considered to fall under this swordsmith.
Koshirae : Black color with Kiri Mon.
From Aoi Art : A wide and solid sword work that is majestic
and has good Jigane and blades looks like Mino province sword.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.