Ornamental sword Dagger "Daikoku Koshirae" 装飾守護刀 寿命 大黒拵

¥32,000 JPY
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Ornamental sword Dagger "Daikoku Koshirae" 装飾守護刀 寿命 大黒拵

¥32,000 JPY
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This ornamental dagger is manufactured in Gifu Prefecture which has historically known workplace of Japanese sword. The blade is handmade with the traditional technique of sand casting..
This ornamental dagger is “Self-defense dagger” by FUJIWARANO TOSHINAGA, swordsmith from Minonokuni ( Gifu prefecture). His name TOSHINAGA means “life expectancy”. Therefore, in 17th to 18th century, the sword by TOSHINAGA became so popular among samurai for self-defence and also was often used as tributes for Shogun or for Emperor.
The”Hamon”(blade pattern) of this sword is straight which means peaceful life without any problems.
Menuki shaped Daikokuten(God of wealth) and Handguard with motif of cherry blossoms shall help you to flourish your life.

If you are interested in, we have wood stands which are sold separately, so please check them too.

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【Cautions for use and shipping】
・As the material of blade is different from real sword, you can not sharpen it.
・These swords are made for decoration, please do not swing strongly them to avoid crashing.
・There are cases that you can not import these kinds of swords because of the rules in importing country. Please check well the regulations of importing country and purchase them under your responsibility.

・Full length : 39cm
・Blade: 24cm
・Hand guard : 5cm ×3cm
・Weight : 600g

・Blade (Toshin) : Zinc alloy using the sand casting
・Hand guard (Tsuba) : Zinc alloy , Sakura hamidashi tsuba (pattern is Cherry blossoms)
・Hilt wrapping (Tsukamaki) : Silk, black
・Hilt under braids (Samegawa) : Ray skin, white
・Collar at the sword hilt (Fuchigashira) : Ajiro-zu(Weaving pattern ) / Copper
・Ornament of the hilt under braids (Menuki) : Daikoku-zu(God of wealth ) / Alloy
・Sheath (Sayanuri) : Magnolia obovate, Kuro Ro-nuri (one of the technique to lacquer several times while polishing surface of wood.)

Country of origin: Japan




刀身 : 砂型鋳造
鍔 : 桜喰出鍔/ 鉄製
柄巻 : 正絹 / 黒
鮫皮 : 白鮫
縁頭 :網代図/ 銅製
目貫 :大黒図/ 合金製
鞘塗 : 黒呂塗り