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SWORD #244-36

IZUMO DAI-JO FUJIWARA YOSHITAKE

1st Generation

Jo-Jo Saku Ranking 1681 - 1683 AD

 

Yoshitake is first generation Izumo Daijo Fukiwara. He was the son of Horikawa Kunitake who was a student of Kyoto Horikawa Kunihiro who was a descendent of Yamashiro Sanjo Yoshinori of the Sanjo school. Shodai Yoshitake was a skilled smith with the reputation of forging very sharp and durable swords. He was ranked O-Wazimono. His Katana were many but his Naginata are few made mostly on special order as is this one.