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Wakizashi : Hoki no kami Fujiwara Nobutaka Discounted!!!

Ordering number : 12639 (Consignment sale)

Wakizashi in Shirasaya (NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon paper)

Signature : Hoki no kami Fujiwara Nobutaka 3rd generation.

The blade was polished by good polisher.
Blade length : 53.4 cm or 21.02 inches.
Sori : 1.3 cm or 0.51 inches.
Mekugi : 1
Width at the hamachi : 3.14 cm or 1.23 inches.
Width at the Kissaki : 2.02 cm or 0.79 inches.
Kasane : 0.73 cm or 0.28 inches.
Era : Edo Kanbun period.
Shape : The blade is wide and thick with small sori Kanbun shape.
Both sides of the blade has Bo-Hi.Boshi is Ichimai round shape.
Jitetsu : Koitame had well grained with jinie attach beautiful texture.
Hamon : From Hamachi, suguha hamon and then gunome midair with ash, yo and sunagashi work.

Special feature : The first generation Nobutaka started from Late Muromachi period.
This sword belongs to 3rd generation.
At Owari province, there are many swordmakers like Hida Kami Ujifusa, Sagami Kami Masatsune, Ujisada, Hokki Kami Nobutaka and so on.
This wakizashi is very good condition without Kizu and flow.
The blade accompany with Tokubetsu Hozon paper.

Historical background : War time.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon paper
Aoi Art estimation paper : whole Oshigata.

Price : JPY 450,000-.
Price : JPY 400,000-. (Would you please pay bank transfer fee.)
(including shipping and 100% insurance fee)