18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 4,000
A Wakizashi in Black Lacquer Tachi Goshirae
Muromachi period (16th century)
Hon-zukuri, iori-mune, chu-gissaki with itame hada and indistinct hamon, bohi carved on both sides, tang o-suriage with two holes, 21 3/8in. (54.2cm.) long; black-lacquer tachi goshirae with lacquered kanagu, black-lacquer kawa-nuri mokko tsuba decorated with red family crests, tsuka wrapped with leather lacquered black, copper migaki-ji fittings, 18th century
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