London, South Kensington
3 December 1992
An aikutchi with grooved steel blade, ivory hilt and scabbard carved as a dragon, the body carved with figures on the backs of a karashishi and an eagle among further figures of Immortals and attendants among pine and rockwork (blade worn, inlay missing from eyes of dragon, slight wear) -- 12½.in.long, signed.
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