SHINSHINTO NAOHIDE WAKIZASHI WITH NTHK NPO CERTIFICATE

$5,500.00 $4,950.00

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Wakizashi (脇指)
Den Edo Shōji Katsuya Naohide (伝江戶 荘司勝弥直秀) ‒ Attributed to Shōji
Katsuya Naohide from Edo

Nagasa 1 shaku 1 sun 1 bu kore ari (⻑さ一尺一寸一分有之) ‒ Blade length ~ 33.6 cm

 

Mei‒ Signature: ubu and mumei

Tsukurikomi (造り込み) ‒ Shape: hira-zukuri, iori-mune

Kitae (鍛) ‒ Forging: itame

Hamon (刃紋) ‒ Hardening: medium wide kishi no hiraita ko-gunome midare

Bōshi (鋩子) ‒ Hardening in tip: midare-komi with a Jizō-like kaeri

Nakago (中心) ‒ Tang: mekugi-ana (目釘穴) 1, yasurime (鑢): sujikai

Made  around Bunkyū (文久, 1861-1864)