Wakizashi(Sunobi Tanto): Nobukuni Minamoto Yoshisada(Chikuzen Shito)

Ordering number : 19711

Wakizashi(Sunobi Tanto) in Shirasaya with Koshirae.(NBTHK Hozon Paper)(Koshirae: NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper)(Tsuba: NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper)(Kozuka: NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper)

Signature : Nobukuni Minamoto Yoshisada(Chikuzen Shito)

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo-jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Silber single habaki.
Blade length : 33.9 cm or 13.34 inches.
Sori : 0.6 cm or 0.23 inches.
Mekugi :  2
Width at the hamachi : 2.96 cm or 1.16  inches.
Kasane : 0.63 cm or 0.24 inches.
The weight of the sword 270 grams.
Era : Edo period around Kanei era.
Shape : Wide and regular thickness Wakizashi with rather large Sori.
Front side, there is a sanskrit. Back side is Gomabashi.
Jigane : Itame Hada and Mokume Hada mixed with Chikei.
visible to see the texture.
There are Bo-Utsuri near the Hamon.
Hamon : Nie Dekim Suguha Hamon. Boshi is Togari and round shape.

Special feature: Nobukuni Minamoto Yoshisada was a swordsmith of Chikuzen province.
Especially the Jigane is well and number of Suguha blades.

Koshirae : Handachi style Koshirae.
Saya : Red color Saya.
Tsuba :Mokko shape Shakudo Nanako Tsuba, peony is engraved with gold color.
Menuki : Large size Shakudo Menuki, dragon is engraved.
Fuchikashira: Kojiri: Shakudo Ishime-Ji.
Kozuka: Shakudo Nanako, cow is engraved.
Kogai: Shakudo Nanako, dragon is engraved with gold color.

NBTHK Hozon Token
Koshirae: NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper
Tsuba: NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper
Kozuka: NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Paper
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.

Price : 500,000 JPY-. (including the shipping fee)

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