Ordering number: 22353
Wakizashi in Shirasaya
Signature: Tosa Ju Kouryushi Sadahiro Tsukuru Kore
Showa 63 Nen 6 Gatsu Hi
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo Jyo saku ranking.
habaki: Silver single Habaki.
The blade was polished.
Blade length:38.5cm or 15.15inches.
Sori :0.7cm or 0.27inches.
Width at the hamachi:32.8cm or 12.91inches.
Kasane:0.7cm or 0.27inches.
The weight of the sword:385grams
Era: Modern times. June, Showa 63.(1988)
Shape: The blade is broad and thick with Sori. Ububa is left.
Jigane: Koitamehada is grained well with Jinie. Beautiful surface.
Hamon: Niedeki Suguha with Notare. Nioikuchi is deep and Hamon is thick. Boshi has deep Nioikuchi. Kinsuji works in Hachu.
Special feature: Tosa Ju Koryushi Sadahiro is a swordsmith from Tosa, Shikoku. The blade is a little longer so it is Sunnobi-Tanto.
From Aoi Art: We have less Tanto made by him than others. Nioikuchi is deep and it reminds of Sa Yukihide. Ububa is left: very healthy condition, so we truly recommend this brilliant Soshuden Tanto to you.
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta