Ordering number : 19544
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper)(Consignment Sale)
Signature : Kanefusa (shinto)
AOI Bijyutasu Syosin Kanteisyo NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished by high ranking polisher.
Habaki :Silver double habaki.
Blade length : 39.2cm or inches.
Sori :0.6cm or inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.04 cm or 15.43 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : cm or inches.
Kasane : 0.69 cm or 0.272 inches.
The weight of the sword 315grams.
Era : Early Edo period.
Shape : The blade is regular width
and thickness with long size Hirauchi style. Wakizashi.
Jigane :Itame hada well grained with jinie attach hadatachi style
visible to see the texture well.
Hamon :Koniedeki and nioideki mixed choji midare
and gunome midare mixed.
Bo-shi is midarekomi and turns back kong yakisage style.
Special feature:There are many Kanefusa in Shinto sword makers.
From the shape and signature, the blade might be Nutu kami
Fujiwara Kanefusa who came from Mino province.
Saya :On the black color aogai chirashi saya,
put the black urusi wrinkle style kawarinurri saya.
Tsuba :Mokko style copper plate, the rim is covered by syakudo plate
and engraved waves and a rabbit Wgich storey cames from Japanese ancient story Inaba No shirousagi.
Menuki : a shish dog is engraved by solid gold.
Kozuka:On the syakudo nanako plate,
a dragon is engraved. signe Terumitsu.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.