Ordering number : 16662
Wakizashi in Koshirae.(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Signature : Bicchu Kami Tachibana Yasuhiro
(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 : Silver single Habaki, dragon was painted with gold color.
Blade length : 45.5cm or 17.9 inches.
Sori :0.6cm or 0.23 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.72cm or 1.07 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.17 cm or 0.85 inches.
Kasane : 0.575cm or 0.226 inches.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era.
Shape : Regular width and thickness Wakizashi.
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
The Jigane is beautiful.
Hamon : From Hamachi is Suguha and then Ko Nie Deki, Choji Midare.
Hamon is over the Shinogi-Ji. Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: Bicchu Kami Tachibana Yasuhiro was second son of the first generation Tameyasu who was called Tomita Gorozaemon.
First he was working at Kisyu provence and moved to Osaka
and made Ichimonji style and Gunome midair and also Doran ba midair hamon.
He was influenced gunome midair from Osaka sword makers a lot.
Saya : Kizami Saya with red color.
Tsuba : Mokko shape iron Tsuba, some design with gold color.
Menuki : Shakudo, animal is engraved.
Fuchi Kashira: Shakudo, chrysanthemum with gold color.
Kojiri: Iron, plants with gold color.
Wari Kogai: Silver, line pattern is engraved.
From Aoi Art: Bicchu Kami Tachibana Yasuhiro is a dexterous sword smith.
He made Choji Midare and Doranba Gunome Midare.
This blade has Choji Midare. The Ha is bright.
There are Utsuri on the Ji.
The blade is healthyt. The Koshirae is also nice.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
(※The blade passed NBTHK Hozon Shinsa recently. The paper will be issued later.)
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.