An Omura wakazashi Edo period
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An Omura wakazashi Edo period
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An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period An Omura wakazashi Edo period
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An Omura wakazashi
Edo period
Nagasa: 49cm; shinogi zukuri, saki zorki with mitsu-hi and bonji inscribed on the hi, chu-kissaki, hakikake, yasuhihada, sambontsugi hamon with silver habaki, the blade inscribed Namu Myoho Renge-kyo, reversed by a bonji symbol, the tang inscribed with the date Hoei go, tsuchinoe-ne, nen (=1708) and signed Musashi Taro Yasukuni followed by shin jugo-mai kobusa de tsukuru (made by the genuine 15-fold technique);
Koshirae: Goto-school style fuchi-kashira with leafy vines and gold blossoms on a nanako ground; a pair of gold and shakudo menuki of a rat feeding on a daikon radish; a round shakudo tsuba incised with cloud scrolls; plain black lacquer saya; (losses, menuki glued to ray skin).
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