Order number : 16708
Wakizahi in Koshirae.
Signature : Bushu Ju Yasushige
(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 : Like Ganseki Habaki with gold foiled.
Blade length : 49.3 cm or 19.40 inches.
Sori :1.0 cm or 0.39 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 3.19 cm or 1.25 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.41 cm or 0.94 inches.
Kasane : 0.61 cm or 0.24 inches.
Era : Early Edo period.
Shape : Wide and thick powerfully Wakizashi.
There are Bo-Hi on both side. Kanbun Shinto style Wakizashi.
Jigane : Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach. Shitahara Jigane.
Hamon : Ko-Nie Deki, Notare-Ha with Ko-Ashi.
Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: Bushu Ju Yasushige succeded from late Murokachi period to middle Edo period.
This blade was made around Edo Kanbun era.
Saya : Black Saya with Kizami.
Tsuba : Round shape iron Tsuba with some pattern.
Menuki : Military leader’s fan is engraved with gold color.
Fuchi: Shakudo with Kizami pattern.
Kashira: black horn.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.