Tachi:Bishu Osafune Norimitsu(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)

Ordering number: 21235
Tachi in Shirasaya with Koshirae(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)(NBTHK Hozon Tosogu)
Signature :Bishu Osafune Norimitsu
備州長船則光
Kyotoku 2 Nen 8 Gatsu Hi
享徳二年八月日

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Saijyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished by the most skilled polisher.
Habaki: Gold foiled single habaki.
Blade length:65.0cm or 25.59inches.
Sori:2.2cm or 0.86inches.
Mekugi:2
Width at the hamachi:2.72cm or 1.07inches.
Width at the Kissaki:2.72cm or 1.07inches.
Kasane:0.5cm or 0.19inches.
The weight of the sword:525grams
Era: The Kyotoku era, the Muromachi period
Shape: The blade is normally broad and thick with deep Sori and longer Kissaki
Jigane: Koitamehada is grained well to be beautifully fine Jigane with light Utsuri.
Hamon: Nioideki, with soft Nioikuchi, Chojimidare with lots of Ashi. Sunagashi and Kinsuji work in Hachu. Boshi is Midarekomi and sharp on the tip. It turns back in a small circle.

Special feature:Bishu Osafune Norimitsu was called Sukeuemon.
He was active from the end of Ouei to Bunmei era.
Especially, the Jigane is nice. He made Suguha and also Midare Hamon.

Koshirae: Handachi Koshirae
Tsuba: Shakudo Tachi Tsuba. The rim is painted by gold. There are 8 Kirimon engraving on the front, 5 on the back with gold.
Fuchikashira: On Shakudo-Nanako plate, Kirimon is engraved.
Saya: Dark-brown Saya, patterns are engraved with black Urushi.
Kojiri: Kirimon is engraved with gold.
Menuki: Kirimon is engraved with gold.
Kurigata: Shakudo plate, waves and Kirimon are engraved with gold.
Kogai: Shakudo plate, Kirimon is engraved with gold color.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon
NBTHK Hozon Tosogu(Koshirae/Kogai)
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta

Price:2,500,000 JPY-.
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