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Katana, Shirasaya, Koshirae
Bishu Osafune
[ Signature ] mei(omote) Bishu Osafune (ura) Bunki yon(four) nen(afterwards kiri)
[ Size ] Blade length 60,4cm (1 shaku 9 sun 9 bun 3 rin), sori 1.5cm (4 bu 9 rin), moto-haba 2,79cm, moto-kasane 0,66cm, saki-haba 1,86cm, saki-kasane 0,42cm, mekugi-ana(holes) 3, weight of blade 588g , shirasaya length 87cm , koshirae length 86cm
[ Period ] Muromachi, second half of. Bunki 4(1504)
[ Province ] Bizen
[ Feature ]
Form: Shinogi-zukuri, iori-mune. Mihaba and Kasane are all ordinals. Saki-zori attached. Chukissaki form.
Nakago: Suriage. Yasurimes are shallow suji-kais (old), and kiri (new). Saki is a shallow kurijiri. Three holes.
Jigane: Mokume-hada. Itame mixed-hada. Although grained. Jinie attaches well. Midare utsuri is significant.
Hamon: Kocho-ji mixed gunomes. "Ha" s round and togari-Gokoro mixed in the head Midare. Ashis yos and appeared well. Fine sunagashis attached. Tobi-yakis appeared.
Boushi: It runs in Midare-Komi and turns in togari-Gokoro.

Shu-nuri-zaya han-dachi Koshirae: Tsuba: Baiju-zu (iron) metal attachments: Ishime-ji (Silver). * Fuchi has the family crest "maru-ni kyu-mai-zasa" (nine of bamboo leaves in round)

[ Highlights ] The light sabre in the hands that has clear nioikuchi, and hamon can enjoy its well variegated. Han-dachi-Koshirae with robust specifications which it applies Multiple semeganes. There are no tsukamaki and menukis but all in full silver kabutogane (with shitodome) fuchi, sayakuchi-kanamono, Kurigata (with Kurigata) semeganes and ishizuki. Saya Nuri, with fine pattern kizzami express deliberately. We can consider that not only it was decorated as a decorative pattern, the slip prevention effectiveness too.

[ Conditions ] The blade has a little wear, but no problem on appreciation. Good condition. Nurizaya has cracks in koikuchi. Lacquer some parts repairs. Neither menuki nor tsukamaki attached .

[ Attachments ] Simple habaki (suaka-ji, silver strip), a shirasaya, a shirasaya bag and Koshirae.



[ Item number ] A050516 [ Price ] JPY 350.000 ( shipping and insurance fees are not included)

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