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Katana:Bungo Ju Fujiwara Saneyuki (first generation)

Ordering number : 14768

Katana in Koshirae.(NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho paper)

Signature :Bungo Ju Fujiwara Saneyuki (first generation)

Shinto: Chujyo saku ranking: Bungo province.
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku
Jyo saku and regular saku) This sword belongs to Jyo saku ranking.

The blade was polished by high ranking polisher.
Habaki :gold foiled double habaki.
Blade length : 71.8 cm or 28.26 inches.
Sori : 1.8 cm or 0.70 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 2.96 cm or 1.16 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 1.86 cm or 0.73 inches.
Kasane : 0.63 cm or 0.24 inches.
Era : Early Edo Kanei era.
Shape : The blade is regular size width with deep sori
and longer kissaki nice looking shape.
Jitetsu :Itame had well grained with jinie attach and chikei work.
Hamon : Niedeki suguha and noter mixed with thick nioikuchi and ash work.
Kissaki is also thick nioikuchi and round shape yakisage style.

Special feature : Bungo Jyu Fujiwara Saneyuki continued several generations
This sword belongs to first generation who was working at Kanei era.
This blade is nice item had with nagger masa mixed oohed appear.
This sword is beautiful jigane and Hamon which looks like high quality
Oumi Daijyo Fujiwata Tadahiro.

Koshirae :
Tsuba :On the round shape iron Tsuba, some plant is engraved.
Fuchikashira :On the syakudo nanako plate,
hen and bamboo leaves are engraved with gold color.
Saya : Black roiro saya.
Menuki : flower design is engraved with gold color.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho paper
The sword is NOT qualified as NBTHK Hozon Paper yet
however we guarantee that this sword will pass NBTHK Hozon paper.
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

Price (credit card) : JPY 600,000-.