18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,375
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500
A Tosa School Yoroi-Doshi Tanto
Muromachi period (16th century), attributed to Tosa Yoshimitsu
Hira-zukuri, iori-mune, itame hada with suguha-midare hamon with nioi, carved with bo-hi ni sue-hi on omote, futatsu-hi on ura, tang ubu with one hole, copper habaki, 10½in. (26.6cm.); koshirae carved as a fish with eyes inlaid in glass, 19th century
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