6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A Tanto, 19th Century
the fuchi kashira worked in shakudo, silver, gilt and iroe takazogan with coral fishermen in turbulent waters, signed Omori Eishu; the kozuka with similar waters, signed Omori Eishu; one menuki of shakudo and gold with a fisherman pulling at a rope; the other a piece of coral; the scabbard of roiro lacquer in gold hiramakie and takamakie and inlaid with coral
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