A Katana For A Boy
Lot 44
A Katana For A Boy
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Katana For A Boy
Unsigned, Shin-Shinto
The blade with one mekugi-ana, ko-gonome midare hamon, itame hada, black lacquered tsuka with shubuichi-nanako fuchi and kabuto-gane and with a central silver band featuring Oni masks, and iron tsuba with some silver decoration, in its polished same saya with plain shibuichi mounts including scrolling kojiri, and complete with iron kodzuka with soft-metal foliate tendril
39.4 cm. blade
  1. David Williams
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