Ietada Katana with NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Certificate

$15,000.00

Ietada Katana with NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Certificate. Mounted in excellent Koshirae

 

IETADA (家忠), 1st gen., Kan´ei (寛永, 1624-1644), Kaga – “Gashū-jū Kichibei no Jō Ietada” (賀州住吉兵衛尉
家忠), “Gashū-jū Fujiwara Ietada” (賀州住藤原家忠), real name Suzaki Kichibei (洲崎吉兵衛, the first name can also
read Yoshibei), he changed his first name later to Shōgen (将監), he lived in Kanazawa (金沢) and died in the first year
of Meiwa (明和, 1764), hako-midare, saka-chōji, notare-gunome, wazamono, chūjō-saku

 

IETADA (家忠), 2nd gen., Kanbun (寛文, 1661-1673), Kaga – “Gashū-jū Fujiwara Ietada” (賀州住藤原家忠), real
name Suzaki Kichibei (洲崎吉兵衛, the first name can also read Yoshibei), he lived in Kanazawa (金沢) and continued
to work in the style of the 1st gen., he died in the tenth year of Kanbun (1670), chū-saku

IETADA (家忠), 3rd gen., Enpō (延宝, 1673-1681), Kaga – “Kashū-jū Fujiwara Ietada” (加州住藤原家忠), “Kashū-jū
Fujiwara Ietada saku” (加州住藤原家忠作), real name Suzaki Shirōbei (洲崎四郎兵衛), densely forged masame, suguha,
he was the adopted son of the 2nd gen. Ietada and the son of the 1st gen. Iehira (家平), his latest extant blate with a date
signature is from Tenna three (天和, 1683)

IETADA (家忠), Kanbun (寛文, 1661-1673), Kaga – “Gashū Daishōji Fujiwara Ietada” (賀州大聖寺藤原家忠),
“Kashū Daishōji-jū Shichizaemon Ietada” (加州大聖寺住七左衛門家忠), younger brother of the 2nd gen. Ietada, he is
often mixed-up with his older brother and some sources list both smith in one entry.