Ordering number: 19604
Wakizashi in Koshirae.(Consignment Sale)
Signature: Ippo (Sasaki (the signature is not guaranteed)
(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 by the good polisher.
Habaki : silver single habaki.
Blade length: 49.3 cm or 19.4 inches.
Sori : 0.8 cm or 0.315inches.
Width at the hamachi: 2.91cm or 1.146 inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 2.09 cm or 0.823inches.
Kasane :0.64 cm or 0.252 inches.
The weight of the sword: 485 grams.
Era :Edo period Kanbun era.
Shape: The blade is small Suriage and Machiokuri and named Ippo. (not reliable)
Jigane: Itame hada well grained and Uzumaki shape active Jigane.
Hamon:Nie deki gunome midare and doranba hamon ashi and Yo work
Sunagashi and Kinsuji work active temper line.
Special feature: Sasaki Ippo is an Oumi Ishido school.
This sword is nice active Jigane, hamon is active Gunome
and doranba style hamon.
Saya: black roar saya.
Tsuba: On the shakudo plate, flower design is engraved with open work.
Menuki: On the shakudo plate, kick flower is engraved.
Fuchikashira: On the syakudo nanako plate,
cherry flowers are engraved with gold color.
From Aoi Art: This wakizashi is very active wild feeling Jigane and Hamon but the signature is difficult to say the signature is genuine.
probably the signature looks fake.
But the Jigane and Hamon both wonderful nice work active sunagasi, kinsuji. Bo-shi is round shape saki hakikake style.
not guarantee the signature.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.