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Lot 161
A Japanese Meiji period wakisashi
Sold for £192 (US$ 322) inc. premium
Auction Details
Art & Antiques Chester
19 Jan 2008 10:00 GMT

Auction 15964
Lot Details
A Japanese Meiji period wakisashi
Or short sword, with relief-carved bone handle, tsuba and sheath, the latter with himatoshi, of three sections carved in shallow relief with figures, the unfullered blade a/f, together with an Eastern knife, perhaps Indonesian, with curved unfullered blade, pewter and brass-inlaid hardwood handle, the similarly decorated sheath with twin belt loops. (2)