KANTEI - APPRAISAL
katana , signed: Kawachi no Kami Fujiwara Kunisuke (Shodai) . First generation Kawachi no Kami Fujiwara Kunisuke.
mei : Kanbun yonen hachigatsu setsudan kirite Kuroda ka
Sword tester Kuroda Jurbei cut [with this blade] on the 14th day of the eighth month of Kanbun four (1664) through three bodies
kiritsuke - mei : Nyoirin Bodhisattva Cintmacakra
nagasa 72.3 cm
According to the result of the shinsa committee of our society, we judge this work as authentic and rank it as Tokubetsu - Hozon ken .
June 13, 2018
[Foundation] Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai, NBTHK