Ordering number : 19207
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token)
Signature : Mutsu Kami Tachibana Tameyasu
(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.
Habaki : Gold failed J single habaki.
Blade length : 57.0 cm or 22.44 inches.
Sori : 1.1 cm or 0.43 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.01 cm or 1.18 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.36 cm or 0.92 inches.
Kasane : 0.72 cm or 0.28 inches.
The weight of the sword 625 grams.
Era : Edo period,
Shape : Wide and thick Wakizashi, healthy blade.
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada and Ko Mokume Hada with Jinie attach.
There are Utsuri.
Hamon : From Hamachi is Nioideki Suguha, Choji Midare.
There are Ko Ashi. Boshi is round shape.
Special feature: Mutsu Kami Tachibana Tameyasu is
older brother of the Yasuhiro
and called Tomita Rokuro eon 2nd generation of the Tameyasu.
He was working at Wakayama as Kisyu Ishido.
He and his brother moved to oosaka and succeeded Kisyu Ishido school.
The blade remind us Ichimonji koto blade.
Saya : Black Roiro Saya.
Tsuba : Iron Tsuba, land scape is engraved with open color.
the rim is covered with Shakudo.
Menuki : Shishi dog is engraved with gold color.
Fuchikashira: Iron, plants are engraved with gold color.
Kozuka: Shakudo Nanako, plants and animal are engraved with gold color.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.