Ordering Number: 09594
Yari in Shirasaya(NBTHK Hozon Token)
Signature: Kyusyu Higo Dotanuki Jihei(九州肥後同田貫次兵衛)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku, Jyo saku, and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade is polished.
Blade length: 74.9 cm or 29.4inches.
Width at the hamachi: 3.2cm or 1.2inches.
Kasane: 1.4cm or 0.5inches.
The weight of the sword: 1170 grams
Shape: Very large Yari. Kerakubi(螻蛄首), thinner part at the bottom, is long, which is the typical shape of Yari made until Muromachi period.
Jigane: Itame-Hada and Masame-hada well grained.
Hamon: Suguha with Ko-Midare Hadame well grained.There are some flaws and Ware.
Era: Late Muromachi period.
From Aoi Art: There are some flaws and cracks in the blade. Such a long, heavy Yari is rare.
NBTHK Hozon Token paper
NTHK estimation paper
Aoi Art estimation paper
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