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Numata, Kaneji

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €80 - €120

Description: dating: 20th Century Tsuba Kodogu Gadai Jiten; Yusankaku. Two volumes. 564 and 492 pages, featuring several plates with b/w pictures of tsuba, Kozuka grips and some Fuchi-Kashira and Menuki; text in Japanese. Purple fabric hard covers. dimensions: height 22 cm. provenance: Japan

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An interesting wakizashi

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €600 - €1,200

Description: dating: Momoyama Period (1568-1615) Blade (37 cm); hamon: gunome, midare notare; hada: ko-itame; copper habaki; mumei, one mekugi ana; koshirae complete with tsuba, fuchi-kashira and menuki; black lacquered saya, grooved at the upper part, complete with kozuka with kogatana. dimensions: length 52 cm. provenance: Japan

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Kurzschwert/Wakizashi, japanisch, Edo-Zeit (1603-1868)

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF1,000 - CHF1,600

Description: Kurzschwert/Wakizashi, japanisch, Edo-Zeit (1603-1868) Klinge (L 42,5 cm) Shinogi-tsukuri, Oberfläche berieben, keine Schmiedetextur (Jihada) sichtbar. Hoso-notare Hamon in Nioi-guchi. Angel/Nakago mumei. Tsuka mit defekter Griffwicklung. Tsuba, Fuchi/Kashira und Menuki en suite mit Drachenmotiven verziert, teils vergoldet. Zweiteiliges Silberhabaki mit gefeilter Goldmanschette. Fuchi und Kashira mit Nanako. Hochwertige Rochenhaut. Diagonal gerillte Schwarzlack-Saya mit ergänztem, weinblatt- und traubenverziertem Kôgai und sig. Kozuka. L 61,2 cm

Condition Report: Z 2-3

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A fine wakizashi

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €500 - €1,000

Description: dating: circa 1600 Blade (39.6 cm), hamon: suguha midare; hada: midare itame masare; horimono: hi; copper habaki; nakago with one mekugi ana; fine tsuba decorated with animal and flowers in gold; fuchi-kashira of blackened shakudo, with golden dragons; menuki and tsuka missing; wooden saya decorated with golden dots, bone mounts, complete with kozuka with kogatana mei. dimensions: length 56 cm. provenance: Japan

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A fine wakizashi

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €800 - €1,200

Description: dating: late 18th Century Blade (29.7 cm), hamon: notare nioi deki konie; hada: itame mokume; brass habaki and a copper one; horimono: hi; nakago with one mekugi ana; koshirae with iron tsuba, mokko, with golden decorations; fuchi-kashira of gilt shakudo, menuki shaped as a gilt boat; sculpted, wooden saya lacquered in red (shaped as a fan); kozuka with kogatana mei, decorated as a fisherman by a river and flowers. dimensions: length 45 cm. provenance: Japan

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FUCHI AND KASHIRA

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €280 - €420

Description: Iron, some gold. Japan, 18th to 19th cent.Both pieces emphasize simplicity and were presumably consciously designed with rust patina. The fuchi carries a fine border in gold nunome as well a yasurime. The tsuka-kashira (end piece) is typically of tachi, is in two pieces and pierced, the contours with gold nunome. With case.WIDTH FUCHI 3,7 CM, HEIGHT KASHIRA 3,75 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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A JAPANESE SHAKUDU SWORD KASHIRA AND FUNCHI

by Auction Zero

September 3, 2015, 3:00 PM BST

London, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £800 - £1,000

Description: A Japanese Shakudu sword Kashira (end cap) and Fuchi (front cap), signed Mitsuyoshi (Yanagawa School), Edo period, in a fitted box, Wt. 40.4g.

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A JAPANESE SHAKUDU SWORD KASHIRA AND FUNCHI

by Auction Zero

September 3, 2015, 3:00 PM BST

London, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £800 - £1,000

Description: A Japanese Shakudu Kashira (end cap) and Fuchi (front cap) from a Samurai sword, signed Teruhide (Omori School), Edo period, in a fitted box, Wt. 45.2g.

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FUCHI AND KASHIRA WITH FUJISAN AND DRAGON

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €400 - €600

Description: Sentoku and some gold. Japan, 19th cent.Fujisan mountain is on one side of the fuchi (sword fitting) depicted and stands out in the composition. A seal on the flat exterior. On the kashira (end piece) are clouds and a finely worked dragon. Some gold nunome. With case.WIDTHS 3,7 AND 3,3 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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TSUBA AND FUCHI-KASHIRA

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €600 - €900

Description: Sentoku and gold. Japan, 19th cent.Very fine work! Oval round tsuba with a hitsu as well as ishimeji with gold nunome and a stylized wild goose kari in sukashi technique. Border notches and little cord holes as decorative elements. The fuchi all around demonstrate landscape contour, structure, bamboo and gilding. Kashira are also structured and with four flying birds in iroe-zogan. Partially golden, one in black shakudo, one silvery. With case.HEIGHT TSUBA 6,3 CM, WIDTH FUCHI 3,7 CM, KASHIRA 3,45 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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A lot of two pairs of fuchi-kashira for wakizashi

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €60 - €90

Description: dating: circa 1900 Made of silver, decorated with bas-relieved floral motifs. dimensions: length 3.7 cm. provenance: Japan

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FUCHI AND KASHIRA

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €350 - €550

Description: Iron with iroe-takazogan. Japan, 18th to 19th cent.Both items show a depiction in raised relief of a sitting man; heads, hands and feet in silver. Each basket, and also some other details, are with gold nunome. They could possibly be farmers, as suggested by the sickle and rice fields. Partly strong rust patina, which adds to the effect and also creates a nice contrast.WIDTH FUCHI 3,7 CM, KASHIRA 3,35 CMFrom an Austrian private collection

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Kurzschwert/Wakizashi, japanisch, 15./16., Montierung 19. Jh.

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF4,000 - CHF6,000

Description: Kurzschwert/Wakizashi, japanisch, 15./16., Montierung 19. Jh. Kotô-Klinge mit beidseitigem Bô-hi, (Nagasa/L 45,5 cm), Omote-mei, sig. "Mino (no) Kuni Seki Jû Kaneharu Saku" ("Kaneharu, wohnhaft in Seki, Mino-Provinz hat (dies) gemacht"). Jihada in Itame, Hoso-suguha-Hamon, guter Politur-Zustand mit zwei Bereichen, wo leichte Korrosion ("light pitting", jeweils kleiner als 1 Quadratzentimeter) einsetzt. Bôshi in ko-maru. Sôten-Shakudô-Tsuba, Maru-gata mit Sukashi. Beidseitig detaillierte Darstellung voll gerüsteter Bushi/Samurai auf der Lauer neben einem Wasserfall. Zahlreiche Goldeinlagen, Schauseite detaillierter gestaltet als Rückseite. Tsuka mit hochwertiger Katate-maki Seidenwicklung über hochklassiger Rochenhaut/Same. Menuki in Form zweier detailliert gearbeiteter Krieger. Shakudo-Fuchi und Kashira en suite mit Kriegerdarstellungen auf Booten, auf feinem Nanako-Hintergrund. Fuchi sig. "Masa....", Goto-Schule od. Stil derselben, 19. Jh.. Kuro-urushi (Schwarzlack-) Saya mit graviertem Craquelé, Kurigata und Kozuka mit Kriegerdarstellungen in fein gravierten Wellen mit Brückenmotiv. Kojiri mit Pflanzendarstellung, sig. "Sadamitsu". Im in Frage kommenden Zeitraum gab es in Seki mehrere Schmiede dieses Namens, deren Fertigungsmerkmale über die typischen Charakteristika der Mino-Klingen hinaus, noch nicht weiter aufgeschlüsselt sind. Das bis auf das Kojiri durchgängig vorkommende Motiv zweier Krieger in verschiedenen Kampfsituationen nimmt wohl Bezug auf die Taten des Kriegers Minamoto no Yoshitsune und seines Gefolgsmanns Benkei im letzten Drittel des 12. Jh. In diesen Zeitraum fällt sowohl die zunächst unfreundliche Begegnung des Kriegermönchs Benkei mit dem adeligen Krieger Yoshitsune auf der Gojô-Brücke in Kyoto, als auch die Seeschlacht von Dan-no Ura, in der der Minamoto-Clan den Taira-Clan im Kampf um die Vorherrschaft im Inselreich besiegte. Auch das letzte Gefecht des Benkei fand auf einer Brücke statt, die er gegen anrückende Truppen allein hielt, um den im Donjon der Burg im Selbstmord begriffenen Yoshitsune zu schützen. L 58,5 cm

Condition Report: Z 2

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A tanto

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €600 - €900

Description: dating: circa 1800 Blade (22.8 cm); well visible hamon and hada, copper habaki; nagako with two mekugi ana; mumei; koshirae complete with tsuba, fuch-kashira and menuki; lacquered, wooden saya complete with kozuka with kogatana mei. dimensions: length 33.5 cm. provenance: Japan

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A complete set for a wakizashi

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €450 - €650

Description: dating: circa 1800 Made of shakudo. Consisting of tsuba engraved with the effigy of rock, boat and mountain, fuchi, kashira, koiguchi, kojiri and sentoku, all featuring similar decorations. In a kiri-box. dimensions: dimensions varie cm. provenance: Japan

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Dolch/Ô-Tantô, japanisch, mumei, 1600-1868

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF850 - CHF1,300

Description: Dolch/Ô-Tantô, japanisch, mumei, 1600-1868 Grösserer Tantô. Unsig. (mumei) Klinge in Hira-zukuri (Länge/Nagasa: 30,5 cm), Iori-Mune, aufgrund des Erhaltungszustands undeutliche Itame-hada, Hamon in regelmässigen Wellenlinien (ko-notare mit dünnem Nio-guchi). Rautenverziertes Silber-Habaki, schmucklose Eisentsuba. Fuchi und Kashira aus Eisen mit vergoldeten Randlinien, en suite mit beriebenem Drachen in Wolken verziert. Tsuka auf der Omote mit guter Rochenhaut belegt, Griffwicklung aus mittelbraunem Seidenband. Kuro-ishime Lacksaya mit Kojiri passend zu Fuchi und Kashira. Kurigata defekt. Seit dem späteren 19. Jh. unberührte, restaurationswürdige Waffe eines etwas wohlhabenderen Kriegers/Samurai der mittleren bis späten Edo-Zeit (um 1700- 1850). L 46 cm

Condition Report: Z 2-3

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A tanto

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €1,800 - €2,200

Description: dating: 19th Century Blade (nagasa 33,8 cm - pitting), with clearly visible hamon and hada; nakago with two mekugi-ana; Mei. Shakudo tsuba decorated with partially gilt butterfly and branches; fuchi and kashira featuring partially gilt effigy of in-ro, partially gilt menuki, ray skin same, with tsukamaki. Dark lacquered saya (parts missing) decorated with straight lines and circles, and the fine depiction of a red fruit with gilt leaves. dimensions: length 49,5 cm. provenance: Japan

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A katana

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €700 - €900

Description: dating: 19th Century Blade (nagasa length 57 cm) with visible hamon and hada, small damages at the tip and the centre, gilt copper habaki; nakago-mei with two mekugi ana; koshirae with iron tsuba, pierced, engraved, with remains of silver decorations; shakudo fuchi-kashira featuring bas-relieved floral motifs in copper and gold; menuki depicting partially gilt human figures; brown silk tsuka; saya with ray skin covering. dimensions: length 84.5 cm. provenance: Japan

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HIROTSUNE: FUCHI-KASHIRA WITH MONKEY AND ROOSTER

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €900 - €1,350

Description: Copper, shakudo, silver and gold. Japan, late 18th to 19th cent.Fuchi and kashira are covered by fine, thick nanakoji, in which effectively formed takazogan are inlaid. On fuchi, a silvery chrysanthemum flower is depicted and a golden rooster; on kashira, a little monkey holding a golden branch. Signature on bottom of fuchi links: ISHI-GURO HIRO-TSUNE, right above in smaller script "Studio of the White Crane" (Hakukakusai).SIZE (F) 3,9 CM, (K) 3,25 CMFrom the collection of Dr. Karl Florenz (1865-1939)Dr. Karl Florenz was a renowned scholar, university professor and considered a pioneer of German Japanese studies. He resided in Japan from 1888 until the beginning of the First World War and then continued his lectures at the Hamburg Colonial Institute, never returning to Japan again. Famed for having translated several important Japanese books including the Nihongi, Japan’s oldest official history text, he was awarded the Japanese doctor title in literature. His extensive collection was largely destroyed by air strikes in the Second World War (which he himself did not live to witness), however, most tsuba etc. survived in relatively good condition. Dr. Florenz primarily collected tsubas dating to the 18th cent. and quite evidently made an effort to explore a wide range of motifs.

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A JAPANESE SHAKUDU SWORD KASHIRA

by Auction Zero

September 3, 2015, 3:00 PM BST

London, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £200 - £300

Description: A Japanese shakudu sword kashira (end cap), length 3.5cm, Wt. 11.9g.

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Ô-Wakizashi, japanisch, Kotô, 14.-16. Jh.

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF3,000 - CHF4,000

Description: Ô-Wakizashi, japanisch, Kotô, 14.-16. Jh. Muromachi-Zeit (ca. 1336-1573). Buke-zukuri-Montierung. Tsuka-ito/Griffwicklung def., Drachen-Menuki aus Buntmetall, Fuchi-kashira aus Kupfer/Shakudo mit Korbmuster und vergoldeten Blüten. Etwas verputzte Sukashi-Tsuba mit Blattwerk, sig. "Chôshû Juu Masakata" (Yamaguchi-Präfektur, West-Honshû um 1860). Saya mit grossporiger, klar lackierter Rochenhaut/Same bespannt. Ungekehlte, gekürzte/suriage Uchigatana-Klinge (L 55 cm) in Shinogi-tsukuri mit Iori-mune, ohne Bo-hi. Jihada in Itame mit Mokume, Gunome-midare Hamon in Nie-deki. Auf der Sashi-omote minimale Reste eines weitgehend abgeschliffenen Horimono. Gut erhaltene vor-meijizeitliche Politur ohne Hadori. Auf der Sashi-omote undeutlich und überschliffen sig. "Uo"-"oto" o.ä., 3 Mekugi-ana, Kupfer-Habaki. L 90 cm

Condition Report: Z 2

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Schwert/Katana, japanisch, um 1600

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF3,200 - CHF3,800

Description: Schwert/Katana, japanisch, um 1600 Sue-koto oder frühe Shintô-Klinge. Unsig. Klinge (Mumei) in Shinogi-zukuri (L/Nagasa: 69 cm) mit Chû-Kissaki. Feine Verarbeitungstextur in Itame-hada mit Mokume. Im Bereich der Yakiba wird der härtere Schneidenstahl in Ko-Itame-Hada sichtbar. Härtelinie/Hamon Chû-suguha in Nioi-deki. Habaki aus vergoldetem Kupfer. Montiert in Buke-zukuri, Sukashi-Tsuba mit Mondsichelmotiv (Mikazuki), 18./19. Jh., Fuchi/Kashira aus floral graviertem Kupfer, Shakudo-Menuki mit teils vergoldeten Rüstungsbestandteilen. Schwarze Katate-maki-Seidenwicklung über Rochenhaut. Schwarzlack-Saya, dazu schwarz lackierte Shirasaya. Klinge 2008 in Seki, Gifu-Präfektur, Japan neu poliert. Durch die Politur ist die hohe Stahlqualität ebenso ersichtlich, wie der längere Gebrauchszeitraum der Klinge, deren Yakiba (Härtung) durch wiederholtes Polieren nicht mehr deutlich ausgeprägt ist. Zierliche Klingenform mit Merkmalen der Yamato-/Yamashiro-Schulen. L 96 cm

Condition Report: Z 1-2

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Two Signed Japanese Swords

by Rock Island Auction Company

September 11, 2015, 9:00 AM CST

Rock Island, IL, USA

Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,700

Description: Two Signed Japanese Swords 1) Signed Japanese sword, 36 3/4 inches overall with a 26 1/8 inch blade with a wavy hamon and copper habaki. Four-lobed iron tsuba, with extensive cut-through bird and branch decoration and a single seppa on each side. The hilt features a green cord wrap over ho-oh bird menuki, gold and green lacquer fuchi, and a black lacquer kashira. Brown lacquer saya, with full coverage leather sleeve. The left side of the tang bears a "Showa" stamp over a 7-symbol signature, which is untranslated. 2) Signed Japanese sword, 30 3/4 inches overall with a 21 inch straight hamon blade with copper habaki. Round iron tsuba, with raised wheel designs, gold accents, and a copper seppa on each side. Hilt fittings are iron with gold accents, with a black cord wrap and gold accented fu dog menuki. The fuchi has a 5-figure signature with gold fill concealed by the tsuba, untranslated. Saya is covered in brown leather, with a single brass suspension ring. A 7-symbol signature is present on both sides of the tang, attributed by a previous owner as "Bizen Tatsumitsu". Manufacturer: None Model: None BBL: Stock: Gauge: Finish: Grips: Serial Number: Class: Other Condition: 1) Fine. The very fine blade shows a small amount of spotting and a tiny chip at the tip, with a few light scuffs and a strong hamon. Fittings are very good with some wear and staining on the wrap and scuffs and cracks on the leather. 2) Fair. The heavily polished blade shows some minor spotting overall, with a tiny chip in the edge about 10 1/8 inches down from the tip, strong hamon and active grain. The fittings are good, well worn with a dark patina on the iron components, some splits in the rayskin and scuffs and staining on the wrap and leather.

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Signed Japanese Sword with Silver Accented Furniture, Attributed to an Early Shinto-Era Smith of the Echizen School

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September 11, 2015, 9:00 AM CST

Rock Island, IL, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: Signed Japanese Sword with Silver Accented Furniture, Attributed to an Early Shinto-Era Smith of the Echizen School Measuring 30 1/2 inches overall with a 20 7/8 inch blade, showing a well defined and slightly wavy hamon, fine grain, and a textured copper habaki. The round tsuba is constructed with a bright silver outer edge and a blackened copper interior, deeply cut and sculpted with gold bead accented dragon designs. The fuchi and kashira both are blackened with gold and silver accents and raised insect designs, similar material for the floral and insect themed menuki, and a black cord wrap. Saya is black lacquered with repeating gold and silver lacquer geometric patterns and a finely textured silver tip. The tang is well aged, with a single mekugi-ana and signature markings on both sides, consignor-attributed as the signature of a smith named Kanenori of the Echizen school, circa February 1601. Manufacturer: None Model: None BBL: Stock: Gauge: Finish: Grips: Serial Number: Class: Other Condition: Very fine with a few areas of open grain on the bright blade, a tiny amount of spotting, strong hamon and a virtually pristine edge. Some play is detectable in the mountings, with repairs made to the rayskin and fine detail in the decoration. The saya is good, with mild dents and scuffs on the lacquer, and a shitodome absent from the kurikata.

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FUCHI-KASHIRA WITH KANAWA RINGS

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €900 - €1,400

Description: Copper, shakudo and gold. Japan, 19th cent.A sightly smaller, simpler designed piece, presenting a compact nanakoji on both parts, three rings (in the manner of the Olympics) respectively on the right side – this pattern is called kanawa, it can be only two or many rings. The embossing on the ground within the ring field is much finer. The symbolic background of the rings is harmony, perfection, integrity etc.SIZE (F) 3,25 CM, (K) 2,8 CMFrom the collection of Dr. Karl Florenz (1865-1939) Dr. Karl Florenz was a renowned scholar, university professor and considered a pioneer of German Japanese studies. He resided in Japan from 1888 until the beginning of the First World War and then continued his lectures at the Hamburg Colonial Institute, never returning to Japan again. Famed for having translated several important Japanese books including the Nihongi, Japan’s oldest official history text, he was awarded the Japanese doctor title in literature. His extensive collection was largely destroyed by air strikes in the Second World War (which he himself did not live to witness), however, most tsuba etc. survived in relatively good condition. Dr. Florenz primarily collected tsubas dating to the 18th cent. and quite evidently made an effort to explore a wide range of motifs.

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KIYOSADA: FUCHI-KASHIRA MIT GOLDDEKOR

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €900 - €1,400

Description: Copper, shakudo and gold. Japan, late 18th cent.At Hara Shinkichi , the artist is praised as “particularly skillfull” for such kind of work. Both parts offer ribbed sections, each bearing a different and intricate decoration entirely inlaid in gilt zogan (composed of crosses, meander patterns, tendrils). With inscription and signature reading (right) SEN-DAI ju (lives in S.), and (left) KIYO-SADA.SIZE (F) 3,6 CM, (K) 3,15 CMFrom the collection of Dr. Karl Florenz (1865-1939)Dr. Karl Florenz was a renowned scholar, university professor and considered a pioneer of German Japanese studies. He resided in Japan from 1888 until the beginning of the First World War and then continued his lectures at the Hamburg Colonial Institute, never returning to Japan again. Famed for having translated several important Japanese books including the Nihongi, Japan’s oldest official history text, he was awarded the Japanese doctor title in literature. His extensive collection was largely destroyed by air strikes in the Second World War (which he himself did not live to witness), however, most tsuba etc. survived in relatively good condition. Dr. Florenz primarily collected tsubas dating to the 18th cent. and quite evidently made an effort to explore a wide range of motifs.

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Kurzschwert/Ô-Wakizashi, japanisch, dat. 1526

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF7,500 - CHF9,000

Description: Kurzschwert/Ô-Wakizashi, japanisch, dat. 1526 Kotô-Klinge in Shinogi-zukuri, (Nagasa/L 57,4 cm), Suriage-Nakago mit zwei Mekugi-ana, Omote sig. "Bishû Osafune Sukesada". Ura dat. "Dai-ei roku nen hachigatsu hi". Dichte Itame Hada. Hamon Gunome und Chôji-midare in Nioi-guchi. Bôshi in Ô-maru. Zweiteiliges Silber-Habaki. Buke-zukuri-Montierung 19. Jh. Shakudo-Sukashi-Tsuba, Maru-gata mit Schneeflocken-Motiv. Menuki mit "Kranich im Schilf", Fuchi-Kashira aus geschwärztem Shakudo mit "Wolkenmuster"-Untergrund, darauf in Gold ein Familienwappen "Gosan no Kirimon", das an mehrere Daimyo-Familien vergeben worden ist. Tsuka-ito aus lackierten, braunen Lederstreifen über hochwertiger Rochenhaut. Kuro-ishime-Schwarzlack-Saya, Kojiri aus Shakudô. Mit Shirasaya und Seidentaschen. Bishû Osafune Sukesada (Dai-ei-Ära, Muromachi-Zeit) ist die erste Generation der zahlreichen Sukesada und firmiert auch unter dem Namen "Yosozaemon no Jo Sukesada". Das vorliegende Schwert war ursprünglich ein Katana und wurde an der Angel um wenige Zentimeter gekürzt (Suriage). L 75,6 cm Eingestuft als "Hôzon Tôken" ("Bewahrenswertes Schwert"). Das Kanteishô/Gutachten, ausgestellt durch die NBTHK (Nihon Bijutsu Tôken Hôzon Kyôkai) am 20.03.2014 liegt dem Schwert ebenso bei wie ein weiteres Gutachten der NTHK (Nihon Tôken Hôzon Kai) vom 17.11.2013.

Condition Report: Z 1-2

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Schwert/Katana, japanisch, dat. 1559

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF10,000 - CHF15,000

Description: Schwert/Katana, japanisch, dat. 1559 Koto-Klinge in Shinogi-zukuri, (Nagasa/L 67,6 cm), Omote sig. "Bizen Kuni Osafune Kiyomitsu saku" ("Kiyomitsu, wohnhaft in Osafune, Bizen-Provinz hat (dies) gemacht"). Ura dat. "Eiroku ni nen hachi gatsu hi" (2. Jahr der Ära Eiroku, Tag im achten Monat = August 1559) Jihada in Ko-itame, Utsuri. Hamon in Suguha und Ko-gunome midare. Ji-nie und Kiyomitsu-Yodare, im vorderen Drittel teils Hitatsura. Bôshi mit langem Kaeri. Daimyô Koshirae, Buke-zukuri, alle Bestandteile gefertigt in Mino (Gifu-Präfektur)/ Mino Kinkou Kanagu. Tsuba, Fuchi und Kashira aus Shakudô, en suite verziert mit Blüten- und Drachenmotiven in Gold. Gold-Menuki in Form von fein gearbeiteten Langusten. Beiges Tsuka-ito über hochklassiger Rochenhaut. Saya in Gold-Nashiji-Lack. Mit Shirasaya und Seidentaschen. L 85,2 cm Eingestuft als "Hôzon Tôken" ("Bewahrenswertes Schwert"). Das Kanteishô/Gutachten, ausgestellt durch die NBTHK (Nihon Bijutsu Tôken Hôzon Kyôkai) am 25.04.2012 liegt dem Schwert bei.

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Schwert/Katana, japanisch, frühe Edo-Zeit, um 1644-48

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF18,000 - CHF22,000

Description: Schwert/Katana, japanisch, frühe Edo-Zeit, um 1644-48 Shintô-Klinge in Shinogi-zukuri, (Nagasa/L 68,7 cm), Nakago mit zwei Mekugi-ana, Omote sig. "Musashi Daijô Korekazu" (1. Generation). Ko-itame Hada. Hamon Ô-Chôji midare in Nioi-guchi. Bôshi in Ko-maru mit kurzem Kaeri. Tachi-Koshirae um 1800. Eisen-Tsuba, Mokko-gata, Dote-mimi, Drachendarstellungen vergoldet. Menuki, Fuchi, Kashira, Koiguchi, Tragringe/Ashi und Kojiri aus glattem Shakudô. Menuki in Form des Schriftzeichens "Ichi" (=1). Weiss lackiertes Leder-Tsuka-ito über schwarz gefärbter Rochenhaut. Saya in Kuro-urushi-Lackierung im oberen Bereich ebenfalls mit weisser Lederwicklung. Mit Shirasaya und Seidentaschen. Korekazu war einer der bekanntesten Schwertschmiede der Shintô-Epoche (ca. 1600-1764). Er gehörte zur Edo-Ishido-Schule und wurde der am höchsten geschätzte Repräsentant dieser Schule. Die Ishido-Schule hat ihren Ursprung am Ishido-Tempel in der Omi-Provinz um 1624. Von dort aus verbreiteten sich die Schmiede in verschiedene Landesteile um Zweigschulen der Ishido-Schule zu gründen. Prägendes Merkmal der Ishidô-Schule war ihre Schmiedearbeit in der Tradition der Bizen-Ichimonji-Schule, die in der Kotô-Epoche durch prächtige Hamon in Ô-Chôji-Midare charakterisiert ist. Diese charakteristische Härtelinie reicht manchmal bis zum Shinogi. L 87,2 cm Eingestuft als "Tokubetsu Hôzon Tôken" ("Besonders bewahrenswertes Schwert"). Das Kanteishô/Gutachten, ausgestellt durch die NBTHK (Nihon Bijutsu Tôken Hôzon Kyôkai) am 25.10.1990 liegt dem Schwert bei.

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Kurzschwert/Wakizashi, japanisch, um 1655/57

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF5,000 - CHF7,500

Description: Kurzschwert/Wakizashi, japanisch, um 1655/57 Shintô-Klinge in Shinogi-zukuri, (Nagasa/L 45,1 cm), Suriage-Nakago mit zwei Mekugi-ana, mumei, zugeschrieben "Monju Shigekuni". Dichte Itame Hada. Suguha-Hamon mit Notare in Nioi-deki, mit Nie und Kinsuji. Yakitsume-Bôshi. Vergoldetes Kupfer-Habaki. Buke-zukuri-Montierung 19. Jh. Eisen-Tsuba, Mokko-gata mit Dote-mimi und geschnittenem Wellen-/Gischtmotiv. Vergoldete Menuki in Drachenform, Fuchi-Kashira aus geschwärztem Shakudo mit Motiv "Tiger im Bambus" auf Nanako-Untergrund. Hellbraunes Tsuka-ito über hochwertiger Rochenhaut. Schwarz lackierte Inrô Kizami-Saya. Mit Shirasaya und Seidentaschen. Die Monju-Schule geht zurück auf den Schmied Kanenaga der Tegai-Schule in der Yamato-Provinz (heutige Nara-Präfektur). Der Begründer der Monju-Schule war Suruga no Kuni Shimada, der für Tokugawa Ieyasu arbeitete. Shimada ist einer der berühmtesten Schmiede der Shintô-Epoche (1603-1764). Er signierte auch "Nanki Shigekuni". Monju Shigekuni ist als zweite Generation der Monju-schule bekannt. Sein kennzeichnendes Merkmal ist ein bereichsweise doppelter Hamon mit Hotsure-Nie im Yamato-Stil in der Tradition der Yamato-Tegai-Schule. L 59,8 cm Eingestuft als "Hôzon Tôken" ("Bewahrenswertes Schwert"). Das Kanteishô/Gutachten, ausgestellt durch die NBTHK (Nihon Bijutsu Tôken Hôzon Kyôkai) am 29.01.2013 liegt dem Schwert bei.

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Tantô / Yoroi-dôshi, japanisch, Edo-Zeit, um 1800

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF900 - CHF1,200

Description: Tantô / Yoroi-dôshi, japanisch, Edo-Zeit, um 1800 Robuste, kaum nachgeschliffene Klinge in Hira-zukuri, Klingenlänge: 25 cm B 2,6 cm Stärke: 8 mm, Angel unsig. (mumei). Aufgrund alter, originaler Politur kaum sichtbare Itame-Hada, auf der Ura-Seite sichtbare Schweissnaht, Midare-Hamon, Kaeri. Holzscheide mit strukturierter dunkelrot-bräunlicher Lackoberfläche und 10 Zierrillen. In der oberen Hälfte schwarz lackiertes Holz mit Zierrillen. Ovale fein gearbeitete Shakudo-Tsuba mit Ausschnitt für ein Beimesser. Dargestellt ist ein Drache, der sich durch Wolken windet. Fuchi-Kashira en suite dekoriert mit Nanako, Bambus und Schnecke. Menuki über Rochenhaut in Form eines rastenden Flötenspielers. Blaue Griffwicklung. Dazu Griffplättchen eines Beimessers mit Kampfszene zwischen Samurai und Dämon auf einer Brücke. Diese qualitätvolle Waffe entspricht in ihrer Anwendungsweise und dem massiven Klingenquerschnitt dem spätmittelalterlichen, europäischen Gnadgott/Misericordia, einer Dolchform, die ebenfalls auf das Durchdringen von Ringel- und starker Leder- oder Textilpanzerung ausgelegt war. L 36,5 cm

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Schwert/Katana, japanisch, um 1860-80

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF5,000 - CHF7,000

Description: Schwert/Katana, japanisch, um 1860-80 Klinge in Shinogi-Tsukuri mit geringer Krümmung und in sehr gutem Polierzustand. Nagasa: 72,7 cm, Mihaba: 3,5 cm. Jihada in Ko-itame. Hamon in Sugu-ha mit Sunagashi und Ko-Nie. Nakago mit zwei Mekugi-ana, sig. "Toshû jû Hidemasa saku" /"Hidemasa, wohnhaft in der Provinz Toshû" hat (dies) gemacht." In Shirasaya, mit Buke Zukuri Montierung. Schwarze durchgehende Griffwicklung ohne Menuki. Kaku-gata (Viereck mit gerundeten Ecken) Eisen-Tsuba mit Nachthimmel-/Wolkenmotiv und winzigen Goldakzenten (Sterne), sig. "Yoshinari", unverzierte Fuchi-Kashira. Rot lackierte Saya. Hidemasa war ein Schüler des Sa Yukihide (1813-1891). Die Schwerter der Sa Yukihide-Schule sind selten, da nach dem Haitôrei von 1876 (Verordnung zum Verbot des Schwerttragens ausser für Polizei und Armeeangehörige) die Nachfrage nach Schwertern einbrach. L 101 cm Eingestuft als "Hôzon Tôken" ("Bewahrenswertes Schwert"). Kopie des Kanteishô/Gutachtens, ausgestellt durch die NBTHK (Nihon Bijutsu Tôken Hôzon Kyôkai) am 30.05. 2008 liegt dem Schwert bei. Original auf Anfrage. Nagayama, K., The Connoisseur's Book of Japanese Swords, 1997, S. 284.

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A Kozuka with kogatana

by Czerny's International Auction House

September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €130 - €160

Description: dating: circa 1800 Mei blade, shakudo kozuca. dimensions: length 18.7 cm. provenance: Japan

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A lot of three kozuka grips

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €70 - €100

Description: dating: 19th Century Of blackened, partially gilt brass; featuring different decorations. dimensions: length 9.6 - 9.8 cm. provenance: Japan

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Japanese Shinto Sword (Katana) Signed Mutsu Aizu Ju Toshihiro Masanaga, 17th-18th Century

by Weschler's

September 18, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

Washington, DC, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $2,000

Description: Japanese Shinto Sword (Katana) Signed Mutsu Aizu Ju Toshihiro Masanaga, 17th-18th Century Configuration (sugata): normal blade (honzukuri), slightly curved with shallow peak back (iori-mune), blade becoming noticeably wider near the base notch (funbari), and small point to blade (ko-kissaki) Forging pattern (ji-hada): extreme tight wood grain (ko-itame) Tempering pattern (hamon): irregular invections (gonome-midare) in nie Tip (boshi): medium rounded brushed (chu-maru hakikake) Tang (nakago): tapering with curving end (ubu); file marks (yasuri mei): faint; holes (mekugi ana): one; signature (mei): one side, Mutsu Aizu Ju Toshihiro Masanaga on nakago-jiri Collar (habaki): one silver plated brass Furniture (koshirae): katana mounting, black roiro lacquered scabbard (saya), fuchi-kashira shakudo and brass with wood grain texture, gilt menuki of bow and quiver and a shield in high relief with gold inlay, four-lobed iro-e inlaid iron tsuba with lotus plant at river's edge. Length of blade (nagasa): 29-3/4 in (75.6 cm) Together with: A Shinshinto Sword (Katana) Meiji-Taisho Period (1868-1926) Unsigned Furniture (koshirae): in a rust and brown lacquer saya resembling a tree limb. Length of blade (nagasa): 24-1/4 in (61.6 cm) Property from a Maryland Collection

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A lot of three kozuka grips

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €60 - €90

Description: dating: 19th Century Made of brass or copper, one partially gilt, featuring different decorations. dimensions: length 9.5 - 9.7 cm. provenance: Japan

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A lot of three kozuka grips

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €70 - €100

Description: dating: 19th Century Made of shakudo or brass, partially blackened or gilt; featuring different decorations. dimensions: length 9.7 cm. provenance: Japan

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A lot of two kozuka grips

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €50 - €80

Description: dating: 19th Century Made of brass, one of them blackened; featuring different decorations. dimensions: length 9.5 - 9.7 cm. provenance: Japan

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JAPON - XIXe siècle Deux kozuka en shibuichi à décor en taka bori et incrusté de cuivre doré et argenté de Daikoku et pêcheur...

by Piasa

September 30, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

PARIS, France

Estimated Price: €100 - €150

Description: JAPON - XIXe siècle Deux kozuka en shibuichi à décor en taka bori et incrusté de cuivre doré et argenté de Daikoku et pêcheur et personnages dansant sur fond nanako. L 9,6 et 9,5 cm

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Wakayama, Takeshi

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €70 - €100

Description: dating: 20th Century Toso Kodogu Koza (Sword and accessories course); Zashisan kaku. Seven volume of nearly 300 pages each, text in Japanese. Each volume with colour plates and several b/w ones featuring pictures of Tsuba, Kozuka, Kogai and other mounts; hard covers of green faux leather. dimensions: height 26 cm. provenance: Japan

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Wakayama / Noda

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €20 - €30

Description: dating: 20th Century Tsuba Kodogu Kantei Kyumon (Introduction to the appreciation of tsuba and accessories); Kogei Shuppan. 232 pages, text in Japanese, with several b/w pictures of Tsuba, Kozuka e Kogai, and signatures and mounts. Some annotations in pencil. Black fabric hard cover. dimensions: height 21 cm. provenance: Japan

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A mohora tanto

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €300 - €500

Description: dating: circa 1900 Blade (19 cm) with well visible hamon and hada; brass habaki; nakako with one mekugi ana; grip and saya of black lacquered wood; kozuka with kogatana mei. dimensions: length 32.5 cm. provenance: Japan

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A tanto

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €350 - €550

Description: dating: late 18th Century Blade (24.8 cm); hamon: notame midare; hada: itame; copper habaki; koshirae: School higo complete with tsuba and mounts; black lacquered, wooden saya with decorated, iron mounts; kozuka mei complete with kogatana. dimensions: length 39.5 cm. provenance: Japan

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A tanto

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September 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Sarzana (SP), Italy

Estimated Price: €350 - €550

Description: dating: late 19th Century Blade(18.5 cm) with visible hamon and hada, silver-plated copper habaki; mumei; fine koshirae with mounts, kozuka with kogatana mei and kogai made of brass, all decorated en suite. dimensions: length 28.5 cm. provenance: Japan

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A Japanese Wakazashi Length of blade 13 1/8 inches.

by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

2015

USA

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Description: A Japanese Wakazashi the Koshirae with dragonfly decoration, having a copper oval tsuba, fuchi with inlaid gilt chrysanthemum sprays. Length overall 20 1/2 inches.

Condition Report: Length overall 20 1/2 inches.

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Eleven Japanese Kozuka handles, late 19th century, approx. 21cm

by Gorringes

September 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Lewes, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £200 - £300

Description: Eleven Japanese Kozuka handles, late 19th century, each embossed and chased immortals and mythical beasts in copper and gilt or brass, approx. 21cm

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TERUHIDE: KOZUKA WITH BILLOWING WAVES

by Galerie Zacke Vienna

September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM CET

Vienna, Austria

Estimated Price: €400 - €600

Description: Shibuichi and some gold. Japan, 1st half 19th cent.Omori Teruhide from the Omori school is regarded the creator of the “omori waves”, impressively displayed on the present kozuka. The billowing waves are incised in a deep relief, with masterful, strong cuts, with few lines in kebori, highlighted in gold tenzogan. Signature in capital letters TERU-HIDE, and kao.LENGTH 9,8 CMFrom the collection of Dr. Karl Florenz (1865-1939)Dr. Karl Florenz was a renowned scholar, university professor and considered a pioneer of German Japanese studies. He resided in Japan from 1888 until the beginning of the First World War and then continued his lectures at the Hamburg Colonial Institute, never returning to Japan again. Famed for having translated several important Japanese books including the Nihongi, Japan’s oldest official history text, he was awarded the Japanese doctor title in literature. His extensive collection was largely destroyed by air strikes in the Second World War (which he himself did not live to witness), however, most tsuba etc. survived in relatively good condition. Dr. Florenz primarily collected tsubas dating to the 18th cent. and quite evidently made an effort to explore a wide range of motifs.

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Shakudô-Tsuba, japanisch, drittes Viertel 18. Jh.

by Fischer Auktionen

September 11, 2015, 9:30 AM CET

Lucerne, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF1,400 - CHF2,200

Description: Shakudô-Tsuba, japanisch, drittes Viertel 18. Jh. Hatou Unryû Zu Tsuba. Shakudô, Gold. Kaku-gata mit fein geschnittener Wolkendrachen-Darstellung, Omote sig. "Tsuneshige sei" ("(von) Tsuneshige hergestellt"). Ura mit Drachenschwanz, Klauen, Wellen und Wirbeln. Zwei Hitsu-ana, Kozuka Hitsu-ana verfüllt. Stärke 5 mm. Kawamura Tsuneshige, 1725-1775, gehörte zur Nara-Schule der Tsuba-ko. Seine Arbeiten sind in mehreren grossen Museumssammlungen vertreten. Mass 7,5 x 7,2 cm Eingestuft als "Hôzon Tôsôgu" ("Bewahrenswertes Schwertzubehör"). Das Kanteishô/Gutachten, ausgestellt durch die NBTHK (Nihon Bijutsu Tôken Hôzon Kyôkai) am 31.10.2014 liegt der Tsuba bei. Vergl. http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/35645, aufgerufen am 27.05.2015.

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