OSAKA ISHIDO SCHOOL(大阪石堂派)
OSAKA ISHIDO SCHOOL(大阪石堂派) was a branch of the Ishido school(石堂派) founded by Tatara Nagayuki(多々良長幸) in Osaka prefecture.
- Edo period
Famous Swordsmiths from the school
- Tatara Nagayuki(多々良長幸)
- The founder of the Ishido school(石堂派) was Sukenaga(助長), who is considered as a descendant of Sukemune(助宗) of the Fukuoka Ichimonji school(福岡一文字派). So the swords by the Ishido schools often display the Ichimonji shool style Choji Hamon.
- The founder of the Osaka Ishido school, Tatara Nagayuki was rated at Saijo-WAZAMONO(最上業物).