Ordering number: AS19722
Wakizashi in Shirasaya.(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Signature: Yamashiro Daijo Fujiwara Kunitsugu.
Fujishiro Toko Jiten: Shinto:Cyujyo saku:Wazamono *Echizen.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: silver foiled Habaki.
Blade length: 51.7 cm or 20.35 inches.
Sori : 1.2 cm or 0.47 inches.
Width at the hamachi: 3.27 cm or 1.28 inches.
Width at the Kissaki: 2.3cm or 0.90 inches.
Kasane : 0.7cm or 0.27 inches.
The weight of the sword 600 grams.
Era: Edo period around Kanei era.
Shape: Wide and thick Wakizashi with Sori, longer kissaki.
The blade is healthy.
Jigane : Ko Itame Hada and Komokume Hada mixed with Jinie attach. There are fine Chikei.
Hamon : Nie Deki, Suguha base, Notare Hamon.
In the Ha, there are many Ko-Ashi.
Boshi: large Notare round shape.
Special feature: Yamashiro Daijo Fujiwara Kunitsugu was a son of Yamato Daijo Masanori. He was called Yamada Shichirobee.
He passed away in Kanei 6th at the age of 65.
From Aoi Art: The Wakizashi is solid and nice shape.
The Jigane is also good. There are many Jinie and Chikei works.
We recommend this Wakizashi for you.
NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.