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The 31th Annual Dai Token Ichi Trade Fair Catalog 2018

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November 16 (Fri) - 18 (Sun) 2018
10:00 - 18:00 (last day ends at 17:00)
at Tokyo Bijutsu Club
6-19-15 Shinbashi Minato-ku Tokyo phone +81-3-5401-1339
Sponsored by The Japanese Sword Traders Association

Supported by Sankei news paper Fuji sankei Business Eye

B5 size approx. 175 pages

Written in Japanese

pdf file for English lists of foreheads will be available for download :

http://www.zentosho.com/

Yen2,100 (catalog + 3 days admission ticket)

Tanto signed Bishu Osafune SUKESADA in the 8th month Tenbun24th with) Urumi vermilion-lacquered KIRI crest Tsutsu-gane style Aikuchi Koshirae

T153686(T3193)

Koto End of Muromachi period (Tenbun 24/1555) Bizen
Length of cutting edge 22.4cm Inward curvature Width of base 20.7mm Thickness of base 5.9mm

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with) Urumi vermilion-lacquered KIRI crest Tsutsu-gane style Aikuchi Koshirae

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Katana signed Hizen-koku Yamato-daijo Fujiwara KANEHIRO with)Black lacquered Flecked effect of blue pearl wind-bending willow surfacescabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

T176453(S7859)

Shinto Early Edo period (kanbun era/circa1661-) Hizen
Length of cutting edge 69.4cm Curvature 1.4cm Width of base 29.6mm Width of Yokote 18.5mm Thickness of base 6.4mm

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with)Black lacquered Flecked effect of blue pearl wind-bending willow surface scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

Katana signed Mutsu-no-kami Fujiwara TOSHI (NAGA) with) Brown waist notches Stone finish lacquered surface Double Oak leaves KASHIWA/Four Chestnut HISHI crest Uchikatana Koshirae

A12665(S1506)

Shinto Early Edo period (Enpo era/circa 1673-) Yamashiro/Ise
Length of cutting edge 66.5cm Curvature 1.4cm Width of base 29.2mm Width of Yokote 19.5mm Thickness of base 6.6mm Length of Nakago 22.0cm

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with) Brown waist notches Stone finish lacquered surface Double Oak leaves KASHIWA/Four Chestnut HISHI crest Uchikatana Koshirae

Tanto signed MASASHIGE

A9092(T3194)

Koto End Muromachi period (Tenbun era / circa 1532-) Ise
Length of cutting edge 28.8cm Curvature cm Width of Base 28.2mm Thickness of base 4.5mm

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Wakizashi signed Oku Yamato-no-kami Taira-no-Ason MOTOHIRA Spring, Tiger year of Kansei 6th

M5984(W8087)

Shin-shin-to In the latter half of Edo period (Kansei 6/1794) Satsuma
Length of cutting edge 54.9cm Curvature 1.5cm Width of base 32.0mm Width of Yokote 24.4mm Thickness of base 7.5mm

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Tanto signed Bishu Osafune KATSUMITSU In the 2nd month Bunmei 12th Rin Hyo Toh Sha Kai Jin Retsu Zai Zen

T2174(T5010)

Koto Middle of Muromachi period (Bunmei 12/1480) Bizen
Length of cutting edge 25.9cm a bit on inward curve Width of base 23.3mm Thickness of base 9.8mm

Reported/printed in the book of [Nihon Toko Jiten]

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Wakizashi signed (AOI crest) YASUTSUGU motte Nanban-tesu Bushu-Edo ni oite kore-wo Tsukuru

O44966(W3195)

Shinto Early Edo period (Kanbun era / circa 1661 -) Bushu
Length of cutting edge 37.8cm Curvature cm Width of Base 34.2mm Thickness of Base7.3mm

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Wakizashi signed Yamato-dai-jō Fujiwara MASANORI with) Kiku flower Galaxy crepe black Japanese lacquered sharkskin polish surface Koshigatana Koshirae

H28891(W6602)

Early Edo period (Gen'na era/1615-) Echizen
Length of cutting edge 39.5cm Curvature 0.8cm Width of base 30.2mm Thickness of base 5.8mm

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with) Kiku flower Galaxy crepe black Japanese lacquered sharkskin polish surface Koshigatana Koshirae

under restoration both for polish and retaining Shirasaya mount

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Iron Round shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2462a

A pair of Bamboo leaf and Wild Goose Openwork design

Unsigned attributed to a work of OWARI (Edo period)

Oval shape, Iron ground, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge in full

73.5 mm x 71.2 mm 5.8 mm thick (Mimi-edge)

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Shakudo Oval shape Tsuba

Tuba2464a

Hagi bush clover design

Unsigned attributed to a work of Yoshioka Inabanosuke

Tatemaru Oval shape, Shakudo copper alloy ground, Nanako-ji surface, Takabori Gold Iroe

72.2mm x 67.5mm x  5.0mm thick (Mimi edge)

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Suaka Round rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2511a

A crab on Reed grass design

Unsigned attributed to a work of Shonai

Nadekaku shape, Suaka copper ground Leather-like stone surface, Shakudo Suemon style Inlay, Gold Iroe, Shakudo Fukurin Rim

73.6mm x 67.0mm x  4.7mm thick (Mimi edge)

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Iron Round shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2398a

Noshi (auspicious symbol for a gift) Openwork design

Signed Goufu-ju TATSUNAO

Oval shape, Iron ground, Polish surface, Nikubori/Kebori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Contour Mimi edge

78.9mm x 75.7mm 5.1mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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Iron irregular shape openwork tsuba

Tuba2497a

"Sugawaradenju tenaraikagami" from Kabuki program Openwork motif

Pine, Apricot and Cherry blossom

Openwork, polished surface, Nikubori-style carving, Kebori-carving, Rounded contour Mimi edge

Signed :  Kazunari

Naruki Kazuhiko (Issei/Kazunari) (Nakatsugawa-city Intangible Cultural Asset)

87.0 x 83.7 mm Seppa-dai 5.0 mm thick

Sun'nobi Tanto signed Kanabou Hyoue-no-jo MASATSUGU

H59919(W2888)

Koto End of Muromachi period (Tenbun era/circa 1532-) Yamato
Length of cutting edge 31.6cm No curvature Width of base 26.9mm Thickness of base 5.6mm

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Yari signed Gashu-ju Fujiwara Tsujimura Shiro'uemon KANEWAKA-zou Auspicious day in the 8th month, Enpo 7

H71494(Y1454)

Shinto Early Edo period (Enpo 7/1679) Kaga
Length of cutting edge 36.0cm Width of base 27.7mm Width of Spearhead 29.1mm Thickness of base 13.3mm Thickness of Kerakubi-neck 18.0mm Length of Nakago 31.8cm

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Sayagaki written by Dr. Honma Kunzan

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Wakizashi signed Harima-daijo Fujiwara SHIGETAKA Echizen-ju

H123491(W7593)

Shinto Early Edo period (Kan'ei era/circa1624-) Echizen
Length of cutting edge 53.7cm Curvature 1.6cm Width of base 29.3mm Width of Yokote 20.0mm Thickness of base 6.0mm

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Shirasaya (Sayagaki written by Dr. Sato kanzan in 1974)

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Kanata signed Oku Yamato-no-kami Taira-no-Ason MOTOHIRA Spring, Bird year of Kyowa 1st

M28815(S3011)

Shin-shin-to In the latter half of Edo period (Kyowa 1/1801) Satsuma
Length of cutting edge 71.6cm Curvature 1.9cm Width of base 31.5mm Width of Yokote 22.1mm Thickness of base 6.6mm

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