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Tachi: Tadayoshi Saku Showa 20 Nen 5 Gatsu Hi

Ordering Number: AS23768

Tachi in Shirasaya with Koshirae

Signature:
Tadayoshi Saku 忠善作
Showa 20 Nen 5 Gatsu Hi 昭和二十年五月日 (May 1945)

We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo Saku, Jyojyo Saku, Jyo Saku, and Regular Saku.
This work is ranked as Jyo Saku for Tadayoshi.

Habaki: single silver Habaki
Blade Length: 61.7 cm (24.29 in)
Curvature: 1.6 cm (0.63 in)
Mekugi Hole: 1
Width at Base (Motohaba): 3.18 cm (1.25 in)
Width at Tip (Sakihaba): 2.14 cm (0.84 in)
Thickness of Rim (Kasane): 0.72 cm (0.28 in)
Sword Weight: 705 grams (1.55 in)
Era: Showa 20 (1945)

Shape: deeply curved wide and thick blade.
Jigane: Well-forged ko-itame
Hamon: Ko-niedeki gunome-midare with a lot of ashi. Boshi is midare.

Features: Kawashima Tadayoshi the 1st generation was born in Shimane in 1892. This sword was made in the year the WW2 ended, and the swordsmith had to stop making swords for seceral years after this.

Koshirae: modern times

Aoi Art estimation paper
Whole Oshigata

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Auction Starting Price:350,000 JPY-.

This item was sold at the auction.