Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tanto – Kashu Ju Fujiwara Kiyomitsu – Eisho – 1504

This particular blade was made by a sword smith from Kaga Province,  named Fujiwara Kiyomitsu,  around 1504. It still has the mounts and silk sword bag from that era. It has  Kanteisho papers as well as a letter from the … Continue reading

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Katana – Kagemitsu – Muromachi Era – 1415

This sword was made by Kagemitsu of Bizen Province. It has beautiful mounts ( koshirae ) with silver menuki, fuchi and kashira and a lovely red & black lacquered saya. The blade is in new polish and is signed on … Continue reading

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