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Sukesada

Product No. WA-008 (祐定)  Sukesada. 3e Generation.
Sword type Wakizashi.
Omote/Mei Bizen (no) kuni Osafune (no) jū Sukesada saku. 備前國長船住祐定作
Ura Kyōhō shi nen san gatsu hi. (One day in March 1719). 享保二二月日
Province, area Bizen.
Era Kyōhō period.
Date March 1719.
Teacher Adoptive son of Kozuke Dija Sukesada.

 

Dimensions

Nagasa 50.2cm
Sori 1.70 cm
Motohaba 2.80 cm
Sakihaba 1.90 cm
Munekasane 0.72 cm
Nakago 13.1 cm

 

Registration

NBTHK Certificate Nihonto “Hozon”.
Other certificate n/a
Rating Jo Saku.
Condition Good.
Polished Yes.
School Unknown
Sharpness Wazamono.

 

Item Details

Sugata Shinogi tsukuri, ihori mune, mihaba hiroku, torii sori, chu kissaki.
Kissaki Chu kissaki.
Kitae Ko itame hada.
Hamon Koshi takaki gumome chji ha, togari ashi, yo, tobi yaki, nioi deki witk ko nie, nioi guchi shimari, yakidashi, yaki otosu
Horimone n/a.
Bōshi Sugu ko maru kaeri fukashi.
Nakago Ubu, saki ha agari kuri jiri, yasuri me asai katte sagari.
Mekugi-ana 1 mekugi ana.
Habaki Nice copper bases, double gold folded Habaki.
Koshirae A very nice Kohsirae with beautiful Sword fittings. All stored in an old/antique silk bag.
Shira-saya The blade is polished and stored in a nice Shira-saya with a purple-coloured silk bag.
Additional Information The judgment on the authentic as expressed in the description above was confirmed by “Nippon Bijutsu Tōken Hozon Kyokai” (NBTHK) issuing a Nihonto “Hozon Tōken Kanteisho” certificate number: 332106.

Provided on 平成五年二六月二十五日. Heisei go nen ni gatsu ni  jȗ go hi, February 25th, 1994..

History According Fujishiro Yoshio sensei’s Shintoshu, p.165 this smith is Yamato Daijo Sukesada, adoptive son of Kozuke Dija Sukesada, who at the end of the Genroku period (1688-1704) made dai saku for adoptive father.

His personal name was Shichi no Shin, initially he used the name Sukenobu in his signatures. Yokoyama Shichi no Shin was the 5th son of Sichibee, in Shotoku 6th (1716) he received the title of Yamamoto Daijo.

 

Price € 7.400,–      (Shipping and insurance fees are not included in the price).