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Nagamaki : Bunkyu 4 nen Haru (Spring 1864)/Soshu Kashio Ju Yasuchika.


Ordering number : 15178

Nagamaki in Koshirae (NBTHK Hozon Paper)

Signature : Bunkyu 4 nen Haru (Spring 1864)
Soshu Kashio Ju Yasuchika.

The blade was polished.
Blade length : 64.9 cm or 25.55 inches.
Sori : 0.2 cm or 0.07 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.43 cm or 1.35 inches.
Kasane : 0.89 cm or 0.35 inches.
Era :Late Edo period Bunkyu era.
Shape : The blade is unusual Nagamaki without sori.
The blade is wide and thick and also long attractive shape.
Jitetsu :Koitame had well grained with jinie attach.
Hamon : Koniedeki small gunome midair and Cyoji midair mix.
In Hamon, there are many sunagashi and small kinsuji work.

Special feature : Sosyu Kasiwao Jyu Yasuchika was working at the latest Edo period.
He was the latest Sosyu school. This shape was fashioned by famous sword makers.
Koyama Munetsugu, Taikei Naotane and other famous makers tried to make this style.
The shape is unusual nagamaki.
The sword is good condition without Kizu and flow.

NBTHK Hozon Paper
Aoi Art estimatin paper : whole Oshigata.

Price : 850,000 JPY-