Ordering number: 19173
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper)(Fujishiro estimation paper)
Signature : Musashi Daijyo Korekazu(First generation)
Shinto: Jyo Saku: Ryo wazamono: Musashi.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Saijyo saku J ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : copper single habaki.
Blade length: 53.5 cm or 21.06 inches.
Sori :1.2 cm or 0.47 inches.
Width at the hamachi: 3.17 cm or 1.24 inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 2.29 cm or 0.90 inches.
Kasane : 0.62 cm or 0.24 inches.
The weight of the sword: 590 grams.
Era: Edo period Manji era.
Shape: The blade is wide and thick with suitable sori
and longer kissaki very healthy massive sword.
Jigane: Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach
and beautiful jigane and appear Utsuri.
There are light scratches and a rust on the Mune near the Habaki.
Hamon :Koniedeki choji midare, ashi , Yo and sunagashi,
kinsuji scatter in Hamon. Boshi: Midarekomi style.
Special feature: Musashi Daisho Sakon Korekazu has been called
Kawakami Sakon. He was born in Oumi no kuni Gamou ward.
He has been part of Oumi Sekidou group smith and later on moved to Edo.
Dewan kami Mitsuhiro, Tsuima kami Tsunemitsu, Hata Touren has been successful at Musashi province. At that time,
Fukuoka Sekidou has made pieces that resemble Ichimonji. Musashi Daijyou Korekazu pieces are much like Yoshioka Ichimonji.
The shape has the characteristic of Kanbun Shinto with shallow sori. It is a fine piece.
Koshirae : Tollei style Koshirae.
Saya :Kawarinuri saya.
Tsuba: On the round shape iron Tsuba, engraved some design engraved
by brass which is called Heianjyo school. Jidai: Late Muromachi period.
Menuki : Arrow is engraved with gold color.
From Aoi Art: This work is a masterpiece of a Fukuoka,
Yoshioka Ichimonji copy, and is a masterpiece created
by imitating Fukuoka or Yoshioka Ichimonji one character.
Kishu Ishido, who is good at such a sword, is active in the Edo
as an ancestor of the Ishido school in Omi.
Mitsuhira and etc. also produces a similar blade sword in a flow of factions.
A good work is inscribed with a nice Chojimidare with utsuri ichimonji style.
I also hear that there are works that are garbled into one letter.
In this work, the letters are clearly displayed and the letters are well represented
The 585 grams that the sumo wrestlers probably possessed is
a solid sword and Koshitrae.
This work is a work that is wide and overlapping and has a moderate degree of warping.
Utsuri appears in the dignified blade,
and it is a masterpiece sword with copy of the Ichimonji.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
Fujishiro estimation paper
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.
Price : 620,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)