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    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 924

    Two Japanese wakizashi, 17th and 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    Two Japanese wakizashi, 17th and 19th Century
    the first with a horn kashira and shakudo nanako fuchi and iron tsuba with figure gazing at a waterfall, the scabbard decorated in iroe hiramakie and takamakie with autumnal grasses, insects and butterflies; the second wakizashi gunome with hamon, the fuchikashira in shakudo nanako and gilt with dragon, shagreen handle (2)

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    One with a certificate issued by the Nihon Token Hozon kai no. 72617, dated April 28th 1963.

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