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A Fuchi-gashira and a Pair of Menuki
A Fuchi-gashira and a Pair of Menuki

EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY), THE FUCHI-GASHIRA SIGNED ISSHIN SAKU; THE MENUKI SIGNED KAZUTOSHI

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A Fuchi-gashira and a Pair of Menuki
Edo period (19th century), the fuchi-gashira signed Isshin saku; the menuki signed Kazutoshi
The first iron tsujime-ji fuchi-gashira with a heron in shakudo and gold taka-zogan; the second gold, copper and shakudo menuki carved as chrysanthemums and paulownia
1.1/in. (3.8cm.); 1in. (3.6cm.)
The first with Tokubetsu hozon tosogu (Sword fitting especially worthy of preserving) certificate no. 227769 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword) dated 2006.6.27

The second with Hozon tosogu (Sword fitting worthy of preserving) certificate no. 451102 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword) dated 2006.10.26 (4)
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