All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1700 item #1161132 (stock #176)
Great and rare sword with Mei of possibly '2nd' generation, 17th century Jo saku swordsmith Fujiwara Hiroshige with title Sagami no Kami. From the main lines of the Mushashi Shimohara. A naginata from his hand is a rare find. Nice polished condition in Shirasaya. (polisher: Zénon van Damme) Lenght appr. 30"5 or 77.5 cm. One flaw at the end of the blade a bit above the ridge line. Edo period lacuered naginata mounting available. p.o.r.