A Tachi
Lot 93
A Tachi
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,252) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Tachi
Unsigned, Shin-Shinto
The blade with one mekugi-ana, notare-midare hamon of nie, nashiji hada, fully bound tsuka with Higo fuchi and kabuto-gane of iron decorated in silver with scrolling foliage, Kiri mon menuki, and iron tsuba decorated with a Ho-ho bird, a court cap and foliage in gold, in its aogai saya decorated with dragons and clouds in black and red lacquer, and with iron mounts including ashi decorated en suite with the tsuka
63.8 cm. blade
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