Born Bunka Ju 1814, died, Genji Ni, 1866 with a work period assigned for Bunkyu, 1861.
Ki / Oni or Devil - from Yukihira, Kishindayu "Devil-God" Bungo Ichimonji helper to the Emperor.
Maro - from Kiyomaro
adopted by Iwai Tairazaemon, the career-long
head of the Kasokan Shuku Barrier Gate Township.
Motohaba with an elongated Kissaki on "Great,
powerful and excelling" sword blades. Jitetsu is
Itame Hada where the Itame has much Jinie. There
will be Nie on Gunome-Midare Ba with Sunagashi
and Kinsuji in great abundance.
Knit Ko-Mokume Itame
on bright, well-worked steel.
In Shira-saya, new Nagayama polish, NTHK Kanteisho and NBTHK Hozon papers.
Hamon and Yakiba