Order made Sukekane Katana With NBTHK Hozon Certificate

$10,000.00

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Order made Bizen Yokoyama Sukekane Katana order made for Ogasawara Narunori , Signed 58th generation Tomonari ,With NBTHK Certificate Mounted in Shirasaya and newly made Koshirae ,Well Forged blade some areas of Ohada ,koitame hada which looks almost Muji in areas, Suguha Hamon. NBTHK Hozon Certificate

Katana, signed: Bizen Osafune-jū Yokoyama Sukekane saku, Tomonari gojūhachi-daison
‒ Genji ninen shōgatsu hi, Ogasawara Narinori no konomi ni yotte kore o
kitau (備前⻑船住横⼭祐包作・友成五⼗⼋代孫・元治⼆年正⽉⽇・
⼩笠原成憲依好鍛之) ‒ “Forged by Yokoyama Sukekane, resident of
Osafune in Bizen province, descendant in 58th generation of Tomonari,
on a day in the first month of Genji two (1865), according to the liking of
Ogasawara Narinori”
Nagasa ~ 68.5 cm

 

Bizen Osafune Jyu Yokoyama Sukekane was an adopted son of Yokoyama Sukemori
and also a brother-in-law of Yokoyama Sukenaga who was a mentor of Sukekane

SUKEKANE (祐包), Bunkyū (文久, 1861-1864), Bizen – “Bizen no Kuni Osafune-jū Yokoyama Toshizaemon no Jō
Fujiwara Sukekane kore o tsukuru” (備前国長船住横山俊左衛門尉藤原祐包造之),, “Bizen no Kuni Osafune-jū
Yokoyama Sukekane” (備前国長船住横山祐包), “Tomonari gojūhachi-daison Yokoyama Sukekane – Bizen Osafune jū” (友成五十八代孫横山祐包・備前長船住, “Yokoyama Sukenaga from Bizen Osafune, 58th generation
Tomonari”), “Biyō-jū Toshizaemon Sukekane” (備陽住俊左衛門祐包), “Bishū Osafune-jū Yokoyama Sukekane”
(備州長船住横山祐包), real name Yokoyama Shunkichi (横山俊吉), he changed his first name later to Toshizaemon
(俊左衛門), adopted son of Yokoyama Sukemori (横山祐盛), he also signed with the supplements 13th generation
Sukesada (祐定) and 58th generation Tomonari (友成), we know date signatures from the sixth year of Tenpō (天保,
1835) to the fifth year of Meiji (明治, 1872), dense ko-itame which tends to muji, chōji in nioi-deki with tight nioiguchi, sugu yakidashi, chūjō-saku