Ordering number : 21181
Yari in Shirasaya(NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicyo Token)
Signature : Takasada
(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 was polished.
Blade length : 23.8 cm or 9.37 inches.
Sori :0.0 cm or 0 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi :2.43 cm or 0.96 inches.
Kasane :1.03 cm or 0.41 inches.
The weight of the sword 265 grams.
Whole Shirasaya length: 71.5 cm or 28.14 inches.
Era : Edo Kanbun era:1661.
Shape : Thick and solid work with spears on both sides on the front and back
Jigane: Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach nice Hizen blade.
Hamon :Nie deki gumowe midare with rather thick nioikuchi.
Special feature: Tadasada belonged to Hizen school and was named Hizen Kuni Takasada.
From Aoi Art: Forged Gunome Midare’s Hamon is burned with a beautiful Hizen Jigane.
It is not a very famous swordsmith, but it is probably a swordsmith who finished
with the help of making a famous swordsmith. It’s a well-made work, so you can enjoy it.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho Token
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata.