Ordering number: 21189
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature :Mumei attributed as Monju 無銘(文珠)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished by high ranking polihser.
Habaki :copper single habaki.
Blade length : 33.4 cm or 13.15 inches.
Sori :0.6 cm or 0.236inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi :2.8 cm or 1.1 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : cm or inches.
Kasane :0.52 cm or 0.205 inches.
The weight of the sword 275 grams.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era.
Shape: The blade is wide and thick healthy Sunnobi tanto.
In the front, bo-hi and Sohei are engraved and on the backside.
Hutasuji hi is engraved.
Jigane: Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach extreme fine texture.
Hamon: Nie Deki deep nioikuchi thick Suguha and Bo-shi is also same pattern bo-shi is
Special feature: Thick Suguha with clear and bright wonderful Jigane.The polish is also high-ranking work so Chikei, Ashi Sunagashi, Kinsuji is visible clearly.
Tsuba: On the round shape iron plate, flower design is engraved with gold
Menuki: On the syakudo plate, the flower is engraved with gold color.
Saya: black color roiro saya.
Fuchikashira: On the shakudo plate, the flower design is engraved with gold color.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.