The site of Yukihide Sano,forging place (historical site) sanoyukihidetanrenjoato

The site of Yukihide Sano,forging place (historical site)

Famous swordsmith, ground where is related to Yukihide Sano of the late Tokugawa period

Sano Yukihide was allowed to enter the castle town of the Tosa clan in 1847 (the 4th year of the Koka era), and in around 1862 (the 2nd year of the Bunkyu era) moved to Edo on the orders of the feudal lord Yamauchi Youdou, where this became the site of his swordsmith business. It is revealed that we worked in here where suburban residence of a daimyo of Tosa feudal clan was at the time of from signature on a sword of work of this time. Sano’s style exhibited a revivalist mood that esteemed the quality of old swords made to be used in real life.

Address 1-2, Kitasuna, Koutou-ku frontage
Access Toei Shinjuku Line "Nishi-Ojima Station" Exit A1 13-minute walk

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