|Blade length||75.7 cm|
|Moto haba / Width of the blade||33.2 mm|
|Motogasane / Thickness of the bottom part of the blade||9.2 mm|
|Saki Haba / Chip Width||Strike 25.4 mm, Yokote position 22.0 mm|
|Sakigasane / Tick Nes of te bade||Strike 7.4 mm, pine needle tip 6.3 mm|
|Nail hole / mekugi ana||4 (1 buried)|
|Age||Late Edo period
The latter period of Edo
|Appraisal report||Special precious sword certificate
Special precious sword orthosis certificate
|Official Registration Document||January 12, 1967 Kagawa Prefecture Official Registration Document|
|Included||・ Copper bare metal plating
・ Kuroishime Nuri Scabbard
|Price / Cost||508,000 Yen（excluding tax and excluding shipping）|
It is said that the founder of the swordsmith in Satsuma was the Yamato swordsmith “Masakuni” who moved to Satsuma around Eien (987-988) in the Heian period. Became the head of the Namihira clan, and prospered in the medieval Kamakura, Nanbokucho and Muromachi periods, and even during the new sword era. The characteristic of the style is also known to train “Ayasugi skin” while following Yamatoden, and since ancient times it has been loved by people involved in the navy, navy, and shipping industry, carrying flat waves and auspiciousness. ..
Although this sword is polished, it is still long, and the hat is slightly extended and sharply built. The weight on hand is also heavy, and it gives a feeling that it will be cut by just that weight.
The ground iron has a well-kneaded heathered skin and has a fine texture, and the straight blade with a sunken scent is baked without any failure.
The attached Higo sword fittings are suitable for the fingering of superiors, and are first-class products with plenty of Higo inlays. It is a precious sword as it was when it was made, without being replaced with a single piece of tsuba or face. It is regrettable that the seams of the pods have opened and the corners of the koikuchi have cracked due to pain over time, but it can be repaired and reused by repainting. If you would like to have it repaired, please feel free to contact us. We will give you a quote.
Nude weight 1,069 grams. Weight 1,399 grams that was put in the sword and the sheath was removed.
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