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Kyushu Higo Dodanuki hyobu


Higo province, Keicho era, about 400 years ago

Ha-cho (Edge length) 65.7cm
Sori (curvature) approx.1.4cm
Moto-haba (width at Ha-machi) approx.3.21cm
Saki-haba (width at Kissaki) approx.2.2cm
Kasane (thickness) approx.0.6cm

Gold foil double Habaki, wooden case (Shirasaya)

caligraphy on the scabbard; "Takasegawa Hosokawa-ke denrai" (Takasegawa Hosokawa clan's hairloom)

Sanbu kizami shu urumi nuri saya, uchigatana koshirae
Whole length approx.100cm
Hilt length approx.24.3cm

Hozon certificate by NBTHK

Price 1,400,000JP
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