Lot 193: A hachiwari, late Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Superb, exceptionally delicately mounted hachiwari. The blade inscribed "Shimizu Yoshiichi Saku". Smooth mokkogata iron tsuba. Instead of the tsuka three fittings of dark nigurome with floral engraving. Saya with cloudy, black ishime lacquer and smooth shakudo mounts. Total length 53 cm.
Condition Report: II