A Bizen tanto in mounts By Harumitsu
Lot 1156
A Bizen tanto in mounts
By Harumitsu
Sold for US$ 2,000 inc. premium

Lot Details
A Bizen tanto in mounts By Harumitsu
A Bizen tanto in mounts
By Harumitsu
Hirazukuri, iorimune configuration forged in running itamehada with visible jinie, the tempered edge gunome midare mixed with chojimidare, with nie, ashi and yo and a Jizo boshi, both sides carved with bohi ni surehi, ubu tang with katte sagari file marks and two holes, signed Bisshu Osafune shurisuke Harumitsu saku and illegibly dated [] [] nigatsu kichijitsu, 8 7/8in (22.5cm) long, one-piece, gold foil habaki


In 19th-century koshirae with a ribbed black lacquer saya fitted with a shakudo wari kogai decorated with trailing vines above a curtain in gold hirazogan and takazogan with a copper kojiri decorated with flowering plum blossoms in relief and gold takazogan, the tsuka same wrapped in dark blue silk with shakudo fuchi-gashira decorated with salt makers in gold, silver and shakudo iroe takazogan, gold and shakudo menuki in the form of coiling dragons, shakudo tanto tsuba
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armor, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $100,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $100,001 to $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. A processing fee will be assessed on any returned checks. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Jeff Olson
    Specialist - Japanese Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, United States 10022
    Work +1 212 461 6516
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
Similar Items