A shin-shinto wakizashi in associated mounts 18th century
Lot 257
A shin-shinto wakizashi in associated mounts 18th century
Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,882) inc. premium
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A shin-shinto wakizashi in associated mounts 18th century A shin-shinto wakizashi in associated mounts 18th century
Lot Details
A shin-shinto wakizashi in associated mounts
18th century
The blade of shinogi-zukuri form, sugu-ba of nie and indistinct itame-hada, the ubu-nakago with one mekugi-ana, unsigned; koshirae: the saya of black ishime lacquer; the iron Myochin tsuba pierced with clouds, signed Shigenobu; the shakudo nanako kozuka inlaid with a horse harness; the shakudo fuchi-gashira inlaid with the legend of the tide jewel, with gilt floral menuki, unsigned.
The blade 43.8cm (17¼in) long.

Footnotes

  • 脇差 無銘 18世紀
    附 黒石目塗鞘刀拵
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