Ordering number : 19117
Yari is stored in a box with Saya.
Signature : Shimosaka
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo saki ranking.
The blade was polished.
Box size: H137cm x W 7cm x D 5.5cm
(H 53.93 inches x W 2.75 inches x D 2.16 inches)
Blade length : 59.7 cm or 23.5 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi :2.96 cm or 1.16 inches.
Kasane :1.47 cm or 0.57 inches.
Weight of the blade 970 grams
Era : Late Muromachi to early Edo period.
Shape : The Yari is very long 57.7cm.
Jigane :Itame had and masame hada mixed
with jinie attach and visible to see the texture well.
Hamon :Sugguha with small ash work.
Bo-shi is round shape with Hakikake style.
Special feature: Shimosaka group was working at Echizen province
and well known sword maker is Echizen Yasutsugu.
Early stage, he engraved the signature as Shimosaka.
Probably there are many sword makers made a group
From Aoi Art : It is quite rear to see long Yari like this.
Because after the fierce warring states period, Tokugawa Syogun
contained Japan and also long Yari is not necessary to use and
Unnecessary firewood etc. are melted and produced to other goods.
STUDY: Kerakubi How to distinguish the age of the Yari: It will be understood if you look at the neck of the edge of the Yari
The old Yari in the age will be longer in its neck,
Edo period Yari will be identified as it will be shorter in the neck
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.
*Please note : The price does not include shipping fee.