AS21567 Tanto:Taira Nagamori


Ordering number: AS21567
Tanto in Shirasaya with Koshirae(Tokubetsu Hozon Token)

Signature : Taira Nagamori

(We divide 4 sections for each sword as Saijyo saku, Jyo-jyo saku Jyo saku and regular saku)
This sword belongs to Jyo-jyo Saku ranking.
The blade was polished.
Habaki: Gold foiled single habaki.
Blade length: 27.8 cm or 10.94inches.
Sori: 0.3cm or 0.11inches.
Width at the hamachi:2.79cm or 1.09inches.
Kasane : 0.48cm or 0.18inches.
The weight of the sword:220grams.
Era: The late Muromachi period, 1457, around Hotoku.
Shape: The blade is slightly broad, Mitsukasane, curved at the tip. There are engravings of sword and nails on the front.
Jigane: Itame-hada mixed with Mokume-hada, Jinie comes really often, Chikei comes in.
Hamon: Niedeki, comes back brightly with roundness, Koashi comes in, turns back round and ends with Kakinagashi.

Special feature: Taira Nagamori is a sword smith which flourished between the early and late Muromachi period. His works are always well-made and their Hadame are visible.

Koshirae :
Saya :
Fuchikashira: On Shakudo-Nanako plate, dragon and animals are engraved with gold color.
Tsuba: On copper plate, patterns like Nanako, ship, and flag are engraved,
Menuki: Long spreading ear is engraved with gold color and openwork
Kozuka: Kozuka red black color Subako bamboo carved with bamboo leaves openwork spider carves a pattern waiting for prey in the ground
Kogatana: Fushimi Bun Kanshiro Kanefune.

From Aoi Art: This Taira Nagamori is really a nice work. It is incredibly well-made and wakizashi kosirae is quite nicely organized. This is the best qualified work which we can truly recommend for you.

NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Token 
Aoi Art estimation paper: whole Oshigata by Ayaka Tsuruta.

Winning Bid: ¥553,000


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