Touken Komachi







Wakizashi, Shirasaya
Echigo no kami Kanesada
[ Signature ] omote : Echigo-no-kami Kanasada "越後守包貞" ura : -
[ Size ] Blade length 50,69cm (1 shaku 6 sun 7 bu 3 rin), sori 0,75cm (2 bu 5 rin), moto-haba 3,27cm, moto-kasane 0,78cm, saki-haba 2,33 cm, saki-kasane 0,54 cm, mekugi-ana(hole) 1, blade weight 565,5g , shirasaya length 72,5cm
[ Period ] Edo, around Enpô "延宝"
[ Province ] Setsu "摂津"

[ Feature ]
Form : Shinogi-zukuri. Iori-mune. Mihaba is wide. Kasane is relatively thick. Shallow sori attached. Chû-kissaki extended form.
Nakago : Ubu. Yasurimes are ô-suji-kais. Saki is iri-yama-gata. One hole.
Jigane : Ko-itame-hada well grained. Ko-mokumes mixed. Rich and fine jinie attached. Fine chikei appeared.
Hamon : Wide hiro-suguha. Ko-gunomes mixed. Konie attached. Ko-ashis appeared. Nioikuchi is distinctive clear.
Boushi : It runs in sugu. Saki is haki-kake. It turns in komaru.

[ Highlight ]
Second generation Echigo-no-kami Kanesada was a pupil of first generation Echigo-no-kami Kanesada (who was pupil of Iga-no-kami Kanemichi, who was a pupil of Sa Mutsu Kaneyasu). Lather he became a son in law (of first generation Echigo-no-kami Kanesada). After deceased of first generation, he succeeded the name Kanesada. It was said that a child of first generation's own Iwamatsu became grown-up, he changed his signature on nagako as Itakura gen-no-shi Terukane "坂倉言之進照包", transferred the name Kanesada to him becoming as third generation. Second generation Echigo-no-kami Kanesada was known as his excellent technique. Careful finish of nakago, and dynamic form are his characteristics. This sword has wide mihaba, thick kasane and kissaki likely to become extended. Sturdy form wakizashi. On rich jinie attached ko-itame forging, ko-gunomes mixed, ko-ashis appeared clean nioikuchi is so wonderful piece of work. Second generation Echigo-no-kami created many swords with ô-gunomes or dô-ran-ba hamon so that this sugu-hamon sword is so rare and precious. It may become even better with new polishment.

[ Conditions ] The polishment is old one. There is a few small rusts and tiny tips.

[ Attachments ] Habaki (suaka-ji silver foiled single), shirasaya, bag of shirasaya and NBTHK Hozon paper (issued on 1st June Heisei 28(2016))
Kanesada
[ Item number ] A141018 [ Price ] JPY 450.000 (shipping and insurance fee are not included)

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