Echizen hirotaka naginata with nthk npo certificate

Naginata Mumei Hirotaka
Den Echizen Hōki no Kami Hirotaka (伝越前伯耆守汎孝) ‒ Attributed to Hōki no Kami Hirotaka from Echizen province,nagasa 1 shaku 3 sun 1 bu kore ari  ‒ Blade length ~ 39.7 cm,Naginata – zukuri , iori – mune, (刃紋) ‒ Hamon is Notare mixed with O – Gunome – Midare,Boshi Sugu with a Ko – Maru – Kaeri that runs back for about 3 cm, 1 Mekugi – ana , Yasurime- sujikai, Made around Kanbun ( 1661-1673), Please note blade has a few small Kitae kizu. Remnants of old red lacquer in the Hi / Grooves

Original Koshirae, Saya and Pole.No Shirasaya. $4000

HIROTAKA (汎隆), 1st gen., Meireki (明暦, 1655-1658), Echizen – “Echizen-jū Hōki no Daijō Hirotaka” (越前住伯耆大掾汎隆), “Hōki no Kami Fujiwara Hirotaka” (伯耆守藤原汎隆), “Echizen-jū Hōki no Kami Shimosaka Hirotaka” (越前住伯耆守下坂汎隆), he belonged to the Echizen-Seki line and records say that he was a student of the 1st gen. Kanetane (兼植), ō-mokume with ji-nie, suguha, gunome-midare, notare-midare, wazamono, chūjō-saku