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Wakizashi: Omi no Kami Fujiwara Tsuguhiro Echizen Ju Shimosaka(Hozon Token)(NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Token)

Ordering number:24170

Wakizashi:Shirasaya with Koshirae (Hozon Token) (NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Token)

Signature: Omi no Kami Fujiwara Tsuguhiro
Echizen Ju Shimosaka
近江守藤原継廣
越前住下坂     

We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo Saku, Jyojyo Saku, Jyo Saku and Regular Saku.
This sword is ranked as Jyo Saku.
Polished.
Habaki: Shakudo.
Blade Length: 59.6 cm (23.46 in).
Curvature: 0.8 cm (0.31 in).
Mekugi Hole: 1.
Width at Base: 2.94 cm (1.16 in).
Width at Tip: 2.03 cm (0.80 in).
Thickness: 0.60 cm (0.24 in).
Sword Weight: 555 g.
Era: Around Kanbun period of Edo era.
Shape: A well-balanced Wakizashi with a slightly shallow curvature and extended Kissaki, almost the size of a Katana.
Jigane: The Itame Hada is well-forged, creating a fine texture that is highly visible.
Bo-hi carved on the Omote, and two grooves on the Ura.
Hamon: Mainly Suguha with active Ko-Ashi.
Menuki: Shakudo with dragon carvings inlaid with gold.

Features:Special Feature : Oumi Kami Fujiwara Tsuguhira was a student of Yasutsugu the 3rd generation.
He made swords at Echizen province mainly and sometimes at Edo.
He succeeded his tecnique from his master.
Most of his works are Suguha and Notare and he was good at Suguha expecially.

Koshirae: Black lacquer Saya with mixed red color.
Tsuba: Eight-faced design with dragon carvings.
Fuchikashira: Iron base with fine gold inlay depicting plants.

Aoi Art’s Comment: This is a large Wakizashi by Omi no Kami Fujiwara Tsuguhiro, almost the length of a Katana.
It comes with Koshirae, ensuring satisfaction.
We highly recommend this piece.

NBTHK Hozon Token.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Token.
Aoi Art estimation paper.
Whole Oshigata

Price:380,000 JPY

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