About the Translation of our Homepage:Machine translation is used to translate the homepage into English.
Therefore, it may not be an accurate translation.
The content may differ from the original one of the Japanese page. We appreciate your kind understanding.

Pseudonym reading む で で や
Specified type Prefecture designation
Type Craft
Designated date March 30, 1982
Specified details
quantity 1 bit
location Morioka City Hachimancho
owner Morioka Hachimangu Shrine
Holding group
Management organization
home page


74.2 cm in length.
Warpage 2.3 cm.
Original width 2.7 cm.
It is called "虻" and was dedicated to Morioka Hachimangu from the southern house.
It is made by a sword craftsman in Yamashiro, and it is generally slender and small, but there is a strong step on the waist.
The warp is close to the original, and the stem tip is warped and has an old sword appearance.
It is a valuable work from the late Heian period to the early Kamakura period.