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Katana Gakumei signed KANEMOTO with) Black Ro-iro lacquered scabbard Tensho Uchi-katana koshirae

A13103(S834)

Koto end of Muromachi period (Tenbun era circa 1532-) Mino
Length of cutting edge 68.4cm Curvature 1.5cm Width of base 31.5mm Width of Yokote 26.1mm Thickness of base 6.2mm

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with) Black Ro-iro lacquered scabbard Tensho Uchi-katana koshirae

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DAIKOKU Futatokoromono

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DAIKOKU the God of Wealth motif

Unsigned attributed to GOTO 後藤

Kozuka : Shakudo ground Nanako-ji surface Gold and Silver Iroe inlay in high relief (97.1mm x 14.2mm 6.8mm thick)

Menuki : Shakudo ground Katabori engraving, Gold and Silver Iroe inlay (30.1mm x 15.2mm / 30.0mm x 13.3mm)

Set in a high quality concaved paulownia wooden box

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Reed Grass a Wild Goose Tsuba

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Signed : Oite Sanshu-Nishio Kunitomo MASAYUKI-saku

Round shape, Iron ground, Masame forging surface, Ji-sukashi Open work, Kebori carving, Round contoured Maru-mimi rim

76.3mm x 76.7mm 5.7mm thick (Mimi) / 5.4mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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Stitched rope work Tsuba SHINGEN

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unsigned attributed to SHINGEN

Irregular KIKU flower shape, Iron ground hammered surface, Brass copper wire knitting, Both Hitsu-ana punches

70.0mm x 67.0mm 5.8mm thick (Seppa-dai) 8.8mm thick (overall)

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KABUTO Helmet Openwork Tsuba

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Signed TADATSUGU

Round shape, Iron steel ground, Negative openwork, Square countoured Mimi edge, Hitsu-ana punch

76.2mm x 76.1mm 3.9mm thick (Mimi) / 3.9mm thick (Seppa-dai)

Mid Edo period

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Katana unsigned attributed to Yamato SHIZU with) Black Roiro lacquered scabbard Tensho-style Koshirae

O102148(S827)

Koto Nanbokucho period (Jouwa era/1345-) Yamato
Length of cutting edge 71.2cm Curvature 1.7cm Width of base 30.0mm Width of Yokote 22.0mm Thickness of base 6.0mm

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with) Black Roiro lacquered scabbard Tensho-style Koshirae

 

Iron Round rectangular shape Tsuba

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Anchor openwork design

Signed Myochin MORITSUGU-saku 明珍守次作

Round rectangular shape, Iron ground, polish surface, Openwork of anchor design, Embankment Mimi edge, Gold Nunome style inlay, both hitsu-ana punches

82.7 x 79.5 mm Mimi edge 4.5 mm thick

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Sun-nobi Tanto signed Sōshu-ju TSUNAHIRO with)Black lacquered polished layskin scabbard Chisa-katana Koshirae

W28733(T5555)

Koto End of Muromachi period (Tensho-Bunroku era / circa 1573-95) Sagami
Length of cutting edge 31.1cm Curvature 0.2cm Width of base 29.1mm Thickness of base 5.7mm

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with)Black lacquered polished layskin scabbard Chisa-katana Koshirae

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Katana signed Higo-daijo SADAKUNI with)Black lacquered layskin polish scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

I13469(S2200)

Shinto Momoyama period (Keicho era / circa 1596 -) Echizen
Length of cutting edge 70.0cm Curvature 1.6cm Width of base 30.5mm Width of Yokote 21.4mm Thickness of base 6.0mm

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with)Black lacquered layskin polish scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae


Tanto signed Mino-koku-junin KANEKUNI In the 8th month,Tenbun 12th with)Burgundy lacquered scabbard Amaryu dragon Aikuchi-style Tanto Koshirae

H125785(T3188)

Koto end of Muromachi period (Tenbun 12th / 1543) Mino/Harima
Length of cutting edge 18.9cm Inward curvature Width of base 22.7mm Thickness of base 7.8mm

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with)Burgundy lacquered scabbard Amaryu dragon Aikuchi-style Tanto Koshirae

Wakizashi signed KANENARI-saku

E31940(W5010)

Koto end Muromachi period (Tenbun era/circa 1532-) Mino
Length of cutting edge 40.6cm Curvature 0.3cm Width of base 30.6mm Thickness of base 6.4mm

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Katana signed Bishu Osafune SUKEMITSU In the 8th month Kansho2nd with)Gold blue pearl of inlay Pine-bark pattern brown lacquered scabbard UchikatanaKoshirae

K55117(S2852)

Koto early Muromachi period (kansho 2 / 1461) Bizen
Langth of cutting edge 61.4cm Curvature 2.2cm Width of base 28.8mm Width of Yokote 18.5mm Thickness of base 7.9mm

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with)Gold blue pearl of inlay Pine-bark pattern brown lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae
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Tanto signed TOMOSHIGE with) Waist URUMI-nuri Burgundy lacquered Blue pearl of inlay Black stone surface Pipe-stripe code scabbard Tanto Koshirae

K13713(T3720)

Koto on the latter half of Muromachi period (Meio era / circa 1492-) Kaga
Length of cutting edge27.5cm A bit on inward curve Width of base22.0mm Thickness of base4.7mm

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with) Waist URUMI-nuri Burgundy lacquered Blue pearl of inlay Black stone surface Pipe-stripe code scabbard Tanto Koshirae

Katana unsigned Shitahara YASUSHIGE with)Black Roiro lacquered Bamboo-shape scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

G63780(S6101)

Koto End Muromachi period (Tensho era circa 1573-) Bushu
Length of cutting edge68.3cm Curvature1.8cm Width of base29.2mm Width of Yokote21.8mm Thickness of base7.2mm

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with)Black Roiro lacquered Bamboo-shape scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

Wakizashi signed Oushu Natori-ju YASUTUGU with) Black Stone-surface Burgundy gentle-rain lacquered scabbard Wakizashi Koshirae

A48527(W5012)

Shinto early Edo period (kanbun era/1661-) Mutsu/Bushu
Length of cutting edge 51.1cm Curvature 0.7cm Width of Base 28.8mm Width of Yokote 20.5mm Thickness of base 6.2mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon) certificate

with) Black Stone-surface Burgundy gentle-rain lacquered scabbard Wakizashi Koshirae

Crest of Big waves Wild geese Openwork Tsuba

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unsigned attrributed to SHOAMI

Iron ground, Round shape, Hammered surface, Openwork, Square Mimi edge

75.4mm x 75.0mm 4.2mm thick (Mimi) / 4.2mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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UME plum tree Openwork Tsuba

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Signed Doshu Myouchin Nori MUNEYOSHI

Iron ground, Irregular shape, Polish surface, Openwork, Gold inlay, Rould Mimi edge

75.6mm x 73.2mm 5.2mm thick (Mimi) / 5.0mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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UME plum tree Openwork Tsuba

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unsigned attrributed to Higo

Iron ground, Irregular shape, Polish surface, Openwork, Single Hits-ana punch, Rould Mimi edge

75.0mm x 71.1mm 4.1mm thick (Mimi) / 4.6mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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Pine, Bamboo and Plum (an auspicious grouping) Tsuba

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unsigned attributed a work of Touryusai

Round rectangular shape, Iron ground, Hammered surface, Sukidashi-Takabori carving, Gold/Shakudo/Yamagane copper Iroe inlay, Gold Fukurin rim, Double Hitsu-ana punches (filled with Gold)

86.7mm x 80.2mm 5.5mm thick (Mimi) / 3.7mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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Ko-wakizashi signed Sekishu Izuwa-ju SADAYUKI with) Black Ro-iro lacquered In'rou-Kizami notches scabbard Aikuchi style Koshirae

T254478(W5011)

Koto end Nanbokucho to early Muromachi period (Ouei era/circa 1394-) Iwami
Length of cutting edge 31.6cm Curvature 0.3cm Width of base 28.6mm Thickness of base 5.0mm

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with) Black Ro-iro lacquered In'rou-Kizami notches scabbard Aikuchi style Koshirae

Tanto signed KANEMORI

K50291(T3690)

Koto end Muromachi period (Tenbun era/circa 1532-) Mino
Length of cutting edge 29.4cm Curvature 0.4cm Width of base 25.1mm Thickness of base 6.0mm

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Chrysanthemum flower KIKU Openwork Kyo-Shoami Tsuba

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unsigned attributed to KYO-SHOAMI

KIKU chrysanthemum flower leaves, Iron ground, Polished Migaki-ji surface, Ko-sukashi openwork, Well-contoured round Mimi Edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches(one is filled by Shakudo)

80.7mm x 80.3mm 5.2mm thick (Mimi)

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Wakizashi signed Rai KUNIHARU

T209123(W2891)

Shinto middle of Edo period (Shotoku era/circa 1711-) Owari
Length of cutting edge 47.5cm Curvature 0.9cm Width of base 32.7mm Width of Yokote 23.5mm Thickness of base 7.4mm

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Katana signed Yamato-daijo Fujiwara MASANORI-saku with)One-bu Notches Black Ro-iro lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

H21042(S833)

Early Edo period (Gen'na era/1615-) Echizen
Length of cutting edge 61.5cm Curvature 1.0cm Width of base 30.5mm Width of Yokote 21.8mm Thickness of base 6.8mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon) certificate

with)One-bu Notches Black Ro-iro lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae


Katana unsigned attributed to KAIFU (Shin-shin-to) with)Black Roiro lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

S70848(S2060)

Shin-shin-to End of Edo period (Bunka era/circa 1804-) Awa
Length of cutting edge 69.5cm Curvature 1.4cm Width of base 27.3mm Width of Yokote 19.7mm Thickness of base 7.6mm

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

with)Black Roiro lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae