Lot 137: A wakizashi, circa 1500
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Blade hira zukuri, torii zori. Notare with togari hamon and a few tobi yaki. Chu masame hada, boshi o maru with middle kaeri. Kesho polish. Nakago, ubu, two mekugi ana, kiri yasurime, uninscribed. Silver applied niju habaki with nekogaki. Black ishime lacquer saya, fuchi kashira of shakudo, on nanako ground various mon in gold. The tsuka fitted with same and mounted with a pair of part gilt blossom menuki, lacquered linen wrap. Sentoku mokkogata tsuba with wave design. Shirimono kozuka, sashimono, yumi and arrow. Mounting from the late Edo period. Length k/m 38.5 cm, total length 57 cm.
Condition Report: II