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Naginata : Noushu Senjyuin ?? (Kanesaki)


Naginata in Shirasaya

Signature : Noushu Senjyuin ?? (Kanesaki)

The blade was polished.
Habaki : gold failed single habaki.
Blade length : 39.9 cm or 15.7 inches.
Sori : 1.3 cm or 0.51 inches.
Mekugi : 2
Width at the hamachi : 2.63 cm or 1.03 inches.
Kasane : 0.61 cm or 0.24 inches.
Era : Late Muromachi period.
Shape : The Naginata is rather long nice looking shape.
Jitetsu : Itame had well grained with jinie attach beautiful jigane.
On the monouchi area, there is Karasuguchi appear on the edge. but not so bad.
Hamon : Niedeki middle suguha with thick nioikuchi and notare gunome mixed.
In Hamon, sunagashi and kinsuji work.

Special feature :
Nosyu Senjyuin was working from early Muromachi to late Muromachi period.
On the Tang, the signature is mentioned as Nosyu Senjyuin Kanesaki.
The signature was perished by polished by somebody.
The signature slightly see the signature.
The blade is nice Jigane and nice sosyu style hamon.
Even if there is Karasuguchi on the edge of Ha, the Hamon and jigane are good.

Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

Price:JPY 70,000-.