Wakizashi: Soshu Ju Tsunahiro

Order number : 14683

Wakizashi in Koshirae (NBTHK Hozon paper)
Signature : Soshu Ju Tsunahiro
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijo saku, Jojo saku, Jo saku and regular saku)
This sword Sosyu Ju Tsunahiro belongs to Jo saku ranking.
Sue Koto : Jo saku ranking : Ryo wazamono cutting test ranking : Sagami province.
The blade is polished.

Habaki : Silver single Habaki.
Blade length : 52.8 cm or 20.8 inches.
Sori : 1.3 cm or 0.51 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the Hamachi : 3.08 cm or 12.13 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.24 cm or 0.88 inches.
Kasane :0.76 cm or 0.30 inches.
Era : Late Muromachi period.
Shape : The blade is wide and thick with suitable curve and long Kissaki nice looking shape.
Jigane : Itame-hada and Oitame-hada mixed with Jinie attach and long Chikei work and texture is appearing well on surface.
Hamon : Niedeki small Gunome-midare with Sunagashi, Kinsuji work compact. Boshi is Midarekomi styale with Hakikake brush up.

Special feature : The founder of the Tsunahiro started from Nanbokucho period by Hiromitsu or Akihiro and succeeded to Hasebe school and also Tsunahiro school.
The blade is visible to see the texture well strong feeling texture.
The Jigane is blackish Oitame hada.

Koshirae :
Saya : On the black Ishimeji Saya. some Kizami style engravement with black color lacquer.
Fuchikashira : On the Shakudo Isimeji, many family crests are engraved with gold, silver and copper plate.

Tsuba : On the round Shakudo Nanako plate, the rim is engraved flower designe with gold color.
Menuki : Cranes are carved on silver plate.
Kozuka : On the Shakudo Ishimeji plate, 11 family crests are carved.

NBTHK Hozon paper (*Passed Shinsa. Waiting for paper to be published)
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

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Price : 700,000 JPY-. (shipping costs not included in price)
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