Ordering number : 21001
Wakizashi in Koshirae.
Signature : Mumei (attributed as Sue Mihara.)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : silver single habaki.
Blade length : 51.9 cm or 20.433 inches.
Sori : 1.5 cm or 0.59 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.76cm or 1.087 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.62 cm or 1.03 inches.
Kasane : 0.56cm or 0.22inches.
The weight of the sword 395 grams.
Era : Muromachi period middle age. 1469 Meio era.
Shape : the blade is regular width thickness with deep sori and longer
Jigane :Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach with Shirase Utsauri appear
Hamon :Kunie deki suguha with nezumiashi work.
Bo-shi is round shape with Hakikake style.
Special feature:This Wakizashi is unsigned, but if you look closely, the metal is good. I think the is judged to be sue mihara school.
Saya :Aogai Chirashi Saya.
Tsuba :On thé round shape iron Tsuba,
Kiku flowers are engraved openwork.
Menuki : unknown subject.
Fuchi: On the Shakudo nanako plate,
2 tigers are engraved with gold
color. kashira:On the shakudo nananko plate,
engraveing a pattern of a samurai straddling a horse
with gold color.
Kojiri. On the brass plate, engraved some lines.
Kozuka: Shibuichi, a person and boat are engraved with gold, silver and copper color.
From Aoi Art :The blade is fine suguha hamon with shirake usury appear and hamon is bright and clear with nozumi ashi fine sword.
Also Koshirae is good condition.
Guarantee NBTHK Hozon Token.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.