‘dachi Gallery

Nagayoshi ‘dachi

This ‘dachi was made by Nagayoshi in 1366, during the NambokuchŰ era (1336 - 1392).  

Nagayoshi ‘dachi

Mei (name): Senjuin Nagayoshi. 

Location: ‘yamazumi Jinja, Ehime.

Period: NambokuchŰ (1336 - 1392).


This ‘dachi has a nagasa (cutting edge) of 135.6 cm and sori (curvature) of 4.9 cm.

The width of the blade at the base is 7.2 cm and the width near the tip is 3.0 cm.

The kissaki is 6.8 cm long.

It was made by Nagayoshi in Yamoto Province (present day Nara Prefecture).



This page was created on Monday 13th Jan 2003