Ordering Number: 23573
Tachi in Shirasaya (NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)
Inscription: Yuki◻︎(transmitted as Bizen Hikasasho Yukizane, 備前日笠庄行真)
Sayagaki : Ko-Bizen Yukizane
Blade length: 2 Shaku 4 Sun 3 Bu and half. little suriage with signature.
price was 150 gold coins. Yonezawa clan, Uesugi family legacy.
Written by Honami Yasaburo in May 1918.
Our company categorizes swords based on their craftsmanship as top-notch, excellent, high-quality, and standard. This sword is classified as an excellent work.
Habaki: Gold foiled single (Tachi-Habaki)
Blade Length: 73.8 cm (29.1 in)
Curvature: 2.5 cm (1.0 in)
Peg Holes: 2 pieces
Width at Base: 2.9 cm (1.1 in)
Width at Tip: 1.7 cm (0.7 in)
Thickness: 0.6 cm (0.2 in)
Sword Weight: 670 grams
Era: Mid Kamakura period, 14th century.
Shape: Almost ubunakago tachi with deep curve.
Jigane: ko-itame hada well grianed. The shinogi-ji is the same. A lot of utsuri is on the jigane.
Hamon: ko-niedeki gunome-midare with soft ashi.
Features: Koto: Josaku: Bizen
According to the sayagaki, this sword was legacy of Uesugi family, the lord of Yonezawa Domain. Ko-bizen Yukizane was the swordsmith in the mid-Kamakura period. Hon’ami Koson, who The sword is almost ubunakago. This sword was daimyo toroku that was registered in Showa 26(1951).
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
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Price: 3,000,000 JPY-.