11-12: Tachi signed Tadayoshi, Koto

11-12: Tachi signed Tadayoshi, Koto

Nagasa: 67.2 cm. / 26.5 in.

Sori: 1.02 cm. / .4 in.

Motomihaba: 3.1 cm. / 1.21 in.   Sakimihaba: 2.0 cm. / .78 in.

Motokasane: .77 cm.  / .31 in.    Sakikasane: .47 cm. / .19 in.

Mekugi-ana: 1

Description: Nice koto period sword in excellent condition late Edo period tachi mounts.  Estimated to be Muromachi period (1524-1558).  Tsuka is leather wrap over a gray samigawa.  Hammon is sugaha, nioi deki.Hada is a tight mixture of masame and itame.  Ko-kissaki with ko-maru.  Nakago is kiri, possibly osuriage, but there is only 1 mekugi-ana.  Yasurime is katte sagari.

Shirasaya and sunagi included.

Signed: Hizen Kuni Ju Tadayoshi.  (Hawleys: TAD 284 or TAD 285)

 

Asking Price: $9,000.00

Special Offer Price $6,500








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