Sword #1: Hizen Kuni Tadayoshi

"Hizen Kuni Tadayoshi"

Appraised by Honami Koson (Sayagaki) in 1940

C1600's

Hizen Kuni Tadayoshi

2 Shaku 2 Sun 5 Bu cutting length

Valued at 100 Gold pieces

The emperor's era 2600th year (A.D.1940)

 

Honami Koson with seal.

Very nice katana in shirasaya with Honami Koson Sayagaki from 1940 - attributes the sword to the Hizen Tadayoshi and values the sword at 100 Gold Pieces. Honami Koson was from the famous Honami family line of sword appraisers.

Flawless sword sword in polish with gold habaki, and in clean shirasaya. Suguha with tight konuka hada.

68.2 cm, 26.8", 2 Shaku 2 Sun 5 Bu cutting length.

"Hizen Kuni Tadayoshi"

Appraised by Honami Koson (Sayagaki) in 1940

C1600's

US$ 11,000