• Sold – Higo No Kuni Ju Naoyuki (Akamatsu Taro) Showa Gendaito 2 Shaku 3 Sun 8 Bu

    Sold – Higo No Kuni Ju Naoyuki (Akamatsu Taro) Showa Gendaito 2 Shaku 3 Sun 8 Bu

    This sword was made in January of 1978 (Year of the Horse) by Higo no Kuni Ju Naoyuki also known as Masao Kimura. He is from Futami-Akamatsu in Yatsuhiro city (Kumamoto Prefecture). Kimura is the younger brother to Kaneshige Kimura and the uncle to renown smith Kanetsugu Kimura as well as part of the famous […]

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  • Noshu Seki Ju Kanehiro Heisei Shinsakuto 2 Shaku 3 Sun

    Noshu Seki Ju Kanehiro Heisei Shinsakuto 2 Shaku 3 Sun

    This sword was made in July of 1993 by award winning swordsmith from Seki – Isaji Kanehiro. Kanehiro is best known for the sharpness of his blades and deep grooves making his swords well-balanced and easy to handle. He studied under the renown smith Makoto Takaba. Kanehiro specializes in Bizen style swords which were used […]

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