Wakizashi in Shirasaya (Estimation paper of Toensya)(Guarantee: NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Signature : Bishu Fujiwara Shigeyuki
(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyojyo saku
Jyo saku and regular saku)
This Wakizashi belongs to Jyo ranking.
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 51.8 cm or 20.4 inches.
Sori : 1.0 cm or 0.39 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi :3.11 cm or 1.22 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.45 cm or 0.96 inches.
Kasane : 0.68 cm or 0.26 inches.
Era : Mid Edo period.
Shape : Regular size, Shinogi Tsukuri Wakizashi having nice balance.
Jitetsu : Ko-Itame-hada well grained with Jinie attached.
Hamon : Niedeki-suguha-hamon. Boshi draws round peak and goes down deeply.
Special feature : Fujiwara Sigeyuki is a sword smith of
Owari Seki around Hoei (A.D.1704~1710).
(We guarantee this blade will pass NBTHK Hozon Shinsa.
We will submit to NBTHK Shinsa if requested. The NBTHK Shinsa fee will be 27,000 JPY.)
Toensha estimation paper by Mr. Kosuke Murakami
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.