Ordering number : 16280
Wakizashi in Shirasaya(Shirasaya has the engraveing of doragon with lacquer) (Guarantee: NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Signature : Naminohira Yasumasa
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : single silver Habaki.
Blade length : 39.4 cm or 15.51 inches.
Sori : 0.4 cm or 0.15 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.04 cm or 1.19 inches.
Kasane : 0.62 cm or 0.24 inches.
Era : Edo period, around Kyoho era(1716).
Shape : Hirauchi long Wakizashi. There are Bo-Hi on both side.
Jigane : Ko-Itame Hada well grained. It looks like Muji, soft Jigane.
Hamon : Ko-Nie Deki, Notare and Ko-Gunome Midare.
Boshi is Togari gokoro.
Special feature: Naminohira Yasumasa is a sword smith of Kyushu Satsuma province.
He changed the name as Yasuhiro later on.
He succeeded to Ippei Yasuyo(Shinto)’s skill. His blade has soft Jigane.
Almost his Hamon is Niedeki, Suguha base Hamon with thick Nioikuchi.
This blade is typical his work and healthy.
Shirasaya has the engraveing of doragon with lacquer.
(We guarantee this blade will pass NBTHK Hozon Shinsa.
We will submit to NBTHK Shinsa if requested. The NBTHK Shinsa fee will be 27,000 JPY.)
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
Price : JPY 220,000-. (shipping costs not included in price)