You can see large photos as well under the description. On your laptop or desktop-computer. A superb very long 34 big & wide signed & dated Katana by.The Famous Smith " Ikkansai Shigemasa ". & this is a special order made blade. A massive strong wide & thick robust stout blade. In very clean original first polish, very healthy. Blade is solid & very sound with no problem of any kind!
Showa Yonju-nen Hachi-gatsu kichi-jitsu = A Lucky day in August 1965. Special order blade : by Hokoin, Yamasaki Kyokusho at the age of 63. Nagasa / cutting edge : 34 or 86.4 cm. Total blade length : 42-3/4 or 108.6 cm.Blade thickness at the habaki notch : 7.31 mm. Width at the habaki : 34.93 mm. Width at Yokote : 24.41 mm. Hamon : big wide choji-ba on both side. Hada / grain : a very well forged clear fine ko-Itame mix. Blade exhibit some very nice & clear activity's all over-it! In generally very clean original first-polish, very. No kizu / flaw, no chip, no nick, no bend, no crack / hagire, no blister. The blade is just & simply beautiful solid & very-sound. Blade stored in first class shirasaya with double solid silver-habaki, both in beautiful condition. Sakai Ikkansai Shigemasa was one of Kasama Shigetsugu's main pupils and the heir to the Kasama. In fact many swords signed by Shigetsugu are in fact "daimei"; made by.
Shigemasa and signed by Shigetsugu. The Kasama Shigetsugu School was very active in pre-war and wartime Japan, and considered by. Contemporaries to exhibit the highest level of craftsmanship. Both Shigemasa and his teacher - plus his. Cousin, the future Yasuhiro and another of Shigetsugu's pupils - frequently forged swords at a forge on the.Estate of Toyama Mitsuru, the patron of the Black Dragon Society. According to the Tokyo Kindai Tosho. Shigemasa also worked with Yasuhiro at the Yasukuni forge. In 1936 he accompanied Yasuhiro when the.
Latter moved to the Okura Tanrensho Dojo. In 1942 Shigemasa was chosen to make ten highly prestigious. Shigemasa eventually became a Mukansa swordsmith and teacher of the present day Mukansa swordsmith. After WW2, he was commissioned to make a sacred treasure ken for the Ise Shrine and.
Was still winning sword-making prizes in his old age. Guaranty real antique Japanese Samurai sword! Any other question please ask, my description is honest & very accurate. Terms & condition of the deal. 212 30 0 59 75.
The item "34 GENDAITO KATANA by SAKAI IKKANSAI SHIGEMASA Japanese Samurai sword Tsuba" is in sale since Monday, December 17, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Swords". The seller is "ericowazamono" and is located in New York, New York.
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