Yari in Shirasaya
Signature: Niiyama Jyuu○○Fujiwara JItsukiyo
The blade was polished.
Blade length : 55.0 cm or 21.67 inches.
Width at the hamachi : 2.2 cm or 0.87 inches.
Kasane : 1.1 cm or 0.43 inches.
Era : Mid Muromachi period.
Shape : Middle Muromachi Period.
Jitetsu : Itame hada well grained with masa flows. There are some loose parts on the jitetsu but it is not serious.
Hamon : Gunome midare with kinsuji seen in the ha. The hamon resembles Kanefusa.
Special feature : This piece is rather long kerakubi style. It is a good shape katana and the signature seems to be good.
I think the blade looks Meikanmore but the sword is Sosyu style wild feeling Yari.
Aoi Art estimatin paper : whole Oshigata.