Ordering number : AS21245
Wakizashi in Koshirae.
Signature : Bishu Osafune Ju Arimitsu(Not guarantee)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo-jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Copper double habaki.
Blade length : 43.4 cm or 17.08 inches.
Sori : 1.4 cm or 0.55 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.59 cm or 1.01 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 1.84 cm or 0.72 inches.
Kasane : 0.65 cm or 0.25 inches.
The weight of the sword : 435 grams.
Era : Middle Muromachi period around Hotoku era.
Shape : Raguler width and thickness Wakizashi with large Sori.
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach. There are Chikei and Utsuri.
Hamon : Nioi Deki, Choji Midare with Ko Ashi and Yo.
In the Ha, there are fine Sunagashi and Kinsuji.
Boshi is Midarekomi style.
Special feature: Bishu Osafune Ju Arimitsu was from Bunmei to Eisho era.
This blade was made around middle Muromachi period.
But we cannot agree with this signature and Yasurime.
The Hamon is Choji Midare with many Kinsuji.
The blade reminds of Omiya shool.
If the signature remove, the blade will pass the NBTHK Hozon.
Saya : Black Roiro Saya.
Tsuba : Round shape iron Tsuba, leaves are engraved.
Menuki : Abumi and whip are engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: Shakudo Nanako, Samurai is engraved with gold color.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.
*Please note: The price does not include the shipping fee(about 10,000JPY).