Ordering number: 22303
Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature: Sekishu Ju Suesada
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
Habaki: Silver single Habaki
The blade is polished.
Blade length:27.9cm or 10.98inches.
Sori:0.0cm or 0.0inches.
Width at the hamachi:2.44cm or 0.96inches.
Kasane:0.56cm or 0.22inches.
The weight of the sword:190grams
Era: Around the Kakitsu era, the Muromachi period. (approx. 1441)
Shape: The blade is slightly broad and thick.
Jigane: Itamehada is mixed with Mokumehada. Utsuri appears.
Hamon: Niedeki rounded Gunomemidare. Boshi turns back sharply.
Special feature: Sesshu Ju Suesada is a swordsmith from Sesshu and made swords from the early Muromachi paeriod. We have many swordsmiths whose name is “Suesada”, and many of them made swords in Hizen.
Menuki: Shibuichi plate. Patterns are engraved.
Saya: Dark-brown Saya. Lines are engraved.
Kojiri: Shibuichi plate. Dragon is engraved.
Kozuka: Iron plate. The tip of Yari is engraved with silver color.
Kogatana: Mei- Kinkayama ???
NBTHK Hozon Token paper(*the paper will be issued later)
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta
*Please note: The price does not include shipping fees.