A Katana
Lot 69
A Katana
Sold for £3,000 (US$ 5,042) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Katana
Unsigned, Shinto
The blade with two mekugi-ana and cut with a hi on each side, suguha hamon, mokume-masame hada, fully bound tsuka with shakudo-nanako fuchi-kashira decorated with chrysanthemums with gilt details, shakudo and gilt tiger menuki, and lobed iron sukashi tsuba chiselled and pierced with chrysanthemums, the rim decorated with gold scrolls, in its ribbed black lacquered saya with soritsuna and complete with iron kogai decorated with a figure beneath a waterfall with gold details
68.1 cm. blade

Footnotes

  • Offered with N.B.T.H.K. green paper no. 354445
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