Ordering number : AS16271
Yari: in Shirasaya
Signature : ? Kuninawa Saku (not guarantee)
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku
Jyo saku and regular saku)
This ？KUNINAWA belongs to Jyo saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Blade length :63.8 cm or 25.12 inches.
Sori : 0.0cm or 0.0 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Era : Late Edo period.
Shape : The Yari shape is square shape Yari which is rare and long Yari(63.8cm)
Jitetsu :Itame hada well grained with jinie attach and oohada appear.
Hamon : Nie deki suguha with ashi scatter.
Boshi: midarekomi with hakikake style.
Special feature : This square yari interesting shape. The blade is long (63cm) unusual shape.
There is a oohada on the Ji but not serious because of Yari. Generally Yari was produced
a lot at the end of Muromachi period but most of them were damaged and disposed
during long period. Especially it is rather hard to look
for this kind of Yari. Kanenawa is not mentioned on the conferance book.
so the blade looks Meikanmore. not so famous sword.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.