Ordering number: 19710
Wakizashi in Shirasaya (NBTHK Hozon Token)(consignment sale)
Signature: Shigenori Saku(Unknown province/late Muromachi period)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Copper double Habaki.
Blade length: 30.6 cm or 12.05 inches.
Sori : 0.3 cm or 0.12 inches.
Width at the hamachi: 2.57cm or 1.01 inches.
Kasane : 0.61cm or 0.24 inches.
The weight of the sword: 215 grams.
Era: Middle to late Muromachi period.
Shape: The blade is rather longer that makes feel sharp.
Jigane: Koitame hada and Masame hada mixed with shirake utsuri appear.
Hamon :Nie deki gunome midare and togari gunome midare mixed
Bo-shi is round shape yakisage style.
Special feature: It is difficult to say which province and age of this Tanto Shigenori. From the style, Jigane, and Hamon,
the blade must be middle to late Muromachi period.
The blade looks like Sue soshu style.
The blade accompanied with NBTHK Hozon token
but not mentioned the province.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.
Price: 150,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)