Ordering number : 17269
Wakizashi in Shirasaya (Guarantee : Hozon Token)
Signature :Yamashiro No Kami Hidetoki
(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 is polished.
Habaki : Silver single Habaki.
Blade length : 37.0 cm or 14.5 inches.
Sori : 0.5 cm or 0.19inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.93 cm or 1.15 inches.
Kasane : 0.655 cm or 0.257 inches.
Era : Edo period, Kanei era.
Shape : The blade is wide and thick, has a deep Sori.
Jigane : Koitame-hada well grained, Jinie attached.
Hamon : Nie-deki, Notare, Gunome-mitare, Ashi works well. Boshi turns round back.
Special Feature : Hidetoki was active at Mino first, and move to Edo and Owari. Yasuri-me on the Nakago is characteristic of Mino.
From Aoi Art : This blade is thick and has no flaws. We recommend this tough looking Sun-nobi Tanto Wakizashi for you.
Guarantee : NBTHK Hozon Token
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.