A shinto tanto Edo Period
Lot 7*
A shinto tanto Edo Period
Sold for £2,400 (US$ 4,029) inc. premium
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Swords and other militaria

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A shinto tanto
Edo Period
The blade of hira-zukuri form, distinct medium notare-ha of nie and nioi with kinsugi, mokume-hada, the ubu-nakago with one mekugi-ana, signed Mino no kami Daido; in shirasaya; koshirae: lacquered saya of wakasa-nuri; the fittings of shibuichi, engraved in kebori with wind-blown kiku, the fuchi signed Hokosai Koryu zo.

27cm (10 5/8in) long. (4).

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  • With NBTHK Tokubetsu Kicho papers for the blade and mounts.
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