Ordering number : 19455
Wakizashi in Shirasaya with Koshirae(sword cane)
Signature : Takada Ju Nagamori(not guarentee)
(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 : silver single habaki.
Blade length : 55.8 cm or 21.96 inches.
Sori : 0.2 cm or 0.07 inches.
Mekugi : 3
Width at the hamachi : 2.72 cm or 1.07 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.13 cm or 0.83 inches.
Kasane : 0.51 cm or 0.20 inches.
The weight of the sword: 515 grams.
Era : Late Murokachi period.
Shape : Suriage Machiokuri Wakizashi with no Sori.
We guess that the signature engraved later on.
Jigane : Itame Hada well grained with Jinie attach.
There are Utsuri and Sumi Hada.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Suguha bright Hamon with Ko Ashi.
Boshi is a round shape.
Special feature: The blade is no Sori Wakizashi.
It made for Shitomi Tsue(sword cane/stick). The Jigane is clear and nice.
The blade has Utsuri. It reminds of Aoe school.
Koshirae : Shitomi Tsue(sword cane/stick).
From Aoi Art: The cane that is the product of the protagonist and city
of the historical drama “Zatoichi” is famous. In Europe,
since the Middle Ages, there is a similar swordstick
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.