Ordering number : 12575
Katana in Shirasaya with Koshirae (NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper)
Signature:Hizen no kuni Kawachi no kami Fujiwara Masahiro 2nd generation.
The blade was polished.
Habaki : Gold color iroe double habaki.
Blade length : 71.8 cm or 28.26 inches.
Sori : 2.3 cm or 0.9 inches.
Width at the hamachi : 3.05 cm or 1.2 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.02 cm or 0.79 inches.
Kasane : 0.69 cm or 0.27 inches.
Era : Edo period Kanbun era.
Shape : The blade is wide and thick with deeper sori nice looking shape.
Jitetsu:Koitame hada well grained with jinie attach like Konukahada beautiful texture.
Hamon : Niedeki chu suguha with thick nie and ashi,yo,and sunagashi also kuichigai ha. Boshi is round shape thick nioikuchi.
Special feature : Hizen no kuni Kawachi no kami Fujiwara Masahiro was stream of the first generation Tadayoshi.
He was a first son of the first generation Masahiro.
First he said Musashi Kami Masanaga and then Hishu Saga Ju Fujiwara Masahiro and Kawachi kami Fujiuji Masahiro,Kawachi Kami Fujiwara Masahiro, He passed away Genroku 12th 73 years of age.
His subject is active Gumnome midare hamon like summer clouds.
Tsuba :On the Square shaped iron tsuba, geese no zu is engraved in openwork.
Fuchikashira :On the shakudo ishimeji plate, Shrine gate and fox are engraved with gold iroe. Mei (signature) : Ju ensai ???.
Saya : Black roiro saya.
Menuki : On the shakudo plate, flower is engraved.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.
Price : JPY 1,200,000-. (including shipping and 100% insurance fee)