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Iron Round shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2418a

Cavern Openwork design

Unsigned attributed to a work of TOSHO

Oval shape, Iron ground, Hammered surface, Sukisage carving, Openwork, Round Mimi edge

77.7mm x 75.1mm 2.8mm thick (Mimi-edge)

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Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2429a

Bamboo grass leaves  a Hare design

Signed SHOAMI

Oval shape, Iron ground, Hammered surface, Sukidashi-Takabori carving, Silver/Shakudo/Gold Inlay, Hammered Mimi edge

79.0mm x 76.1mm 4.0mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2431a

Ivy Spirals Openwork design

Unsigned SUNAGAWA school

Oval shape, Iron ground, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Kebori carving, Round Mimi edge

69.4mm x 66.7mm 5.5mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2364a

KIKU flower Decorative tossing Fan design

Signed Bushu-ju MASAYASU

Round shape, Iron ground, Sukidashi carving, Ultra-fine four quarters Openwork, Sukinososhi-style Contour Mimi edge

83.5mm x 83.7mm 5.1mm 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 KIKU flower shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2375a

Musashino (Crescent  a clump of reeds) Openwork design

Signed Doshu-koku-ju Nori MUNETSUJI-saku

KIKU flower shape, Iron ground, Polish surface, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge

78.8mm x 75.8mm 5.9mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2397a

An Orchid design

Signed Sashu-ju TOSHISADA

Round shape, Iron ground, Nikubori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Countour Mimi edge

75.7mm x 74.0mm 5.5mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2368a

A crescent Triple Star Orion design

Signed Myochin Nori MORITSUGU

Oval shape, Iron ground, In-sukashi Openwork, Countour Mimi edge, A Hitsu-ana punch filled with copper

78.4mm x 76.8mm 6.8mm thick (Mimi-edge)

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Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2384a

KIRI leaf design

Signed Higo-ju MASASATO

Oval shape, Iron ground, Kebori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge, A Hitsu-ana punch

78.6mm x 74.6mm 5.2mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2384a

KIKU flowers Brushwood hedge design

Signed Choshu-Hagi-ju KATSUYOSHI-saku

Oval shape, Iron ground, Nikubori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Square Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches

73.4mm x 69.6mm 4.9mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2395a

A pair of Crane design

Unsigned attributed to a work of AKASAKA

KIKU flower shape, Iron ground, Polish surface, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches

76.0mm x 75.3mm 6.4mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Cross Rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2369a

Water Mill design

Signed Doshu-ju Shoami SHIGEYUKI

Iron ground, Hammered surface, Suki-dashi carving, Hammered Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches filled with Shakudo

82.7mm x 78.0mm 5.2mm thick (Mimi edge)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Wakizashi signed Tatara uji NAGAYUKI Settsu-koku-ni-oite kore-wo Tsukuru with)Fue-pipe Notches design scabbard Higo-style Wakizashi Koshirae

A75715(W8241)

Shinto Early Edo period (Jyokyo era/circa 1684-) Settsu
Length of cutting edge 53.9cm Curvature 1.7cm Width of base 30.1mm Thickness of base 7.5mm Width of Yokote 19.8mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon) certificate

with) Fue-pipe Notches design scabbard Higo-style Wakizashi Koshirae

Hozon certificate (Tsuba) / Hozon certificate (Kozuka)

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Sun'nobi Tanto signed KANEMICHI-saku with) Gold leaf chaff Makie lacquer work scabbard Koshi'katana Koshirae

T105924(T5013)

Koto End of Muromachi period (Eiroku era/circa 1558-) Mino
Length of cutting edge 31.5cm Curvature 0.3cm Width of base 28.6mm Thickness of base 5.7mm

with) Gold leaf chaff Makie lacquer work scabbard Koshi'katana Koshirae

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Katana signed KANENOBE Sawai Cho'shin [Ready for war even in times of peace, Forewarned is forearmed] with) Gold-brocade Gentian-Mum-Dragons design scabbard Tachi style Koshirae

A4732(S2069)

Koto Middle of Muromachi period (Meio era/circa 1491-) Owari
Length of cutting edge 64.8cm Curvature 1.6cm Width of base 29.8mm Width of Yokote 19.8mm Thickness of base6.7mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon) certificate

with) Gold-brocade Gentian-Mum-Dragons design scabbard Tachi style Koshirae

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Wakizashi signed UJINOBU GAN'MAKU

E30386(W5017)

Shinto Azuchi-Momoyama period (Genki - Keicho era/circa 1573-1614) Mino
Length of cutting edge 37.9 cm Curvature 1.0 cm Width of Base 30.2 mm Thickness of base 6.7 mm

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

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Wakizashi signed Hōki-no-kami Fujiwara NOBUTAKA

G74443(W3266)

Shinto Early Edo period (circa Kanbun 5 - /1665 - ) Owari
Length of cutting edge52.3cm Curvature1.6cm Width of base33.6mm Thickness of base7.2mm Width of Yokote21.7mm

NBTHK(HOZON) ceertificate

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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

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

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Katana unsigned Osafune MASAMITSU with) Black Ro-iro style lacquered Cloud design makie Uchigatana Koshirae

M2710(S8907)

Nanbokucho period (Enbun era/1356~) Bizen
Length of cutting edge 69.8cm Curvature 1.4cm Width of base 31.1mm Width of Yokote 23.4mm Thickness of base 5.5mm

NBTHK(TokubetsuHozon Token) /  1952 NBTHK (Kicho Token) legend of Kanemitsu

Sayagaki written by Hon'ami Koson 本阿弥光遜 in 1943

with) Black Ro-iro style lacquered Cloud design makie Uchigatana Koshirae

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon Tosougu) / Tokubetsu Bunka-shiryo Tosougu

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Wakizashi signed Bizen-koku-ju Osafune Shichibei-no-jo SUKESADA saku An auspicious day

O39829(W5018)

Koto End of Muromachi period (from late Tensho until Bunroku era/1590-) Bizen
Length of cutting edge 35.9cm Curvature 0.4cm Width of base 31.3mm Thickness of base 8.2mm

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

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Katana signed Kawachi-no-kami YASUNAGA with) Black lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

C049501(S1498)

Shinto Early Edo period (Enpo era/circa 1673-) Settsu
Length of cutting edge 75.6cm Curvature 1.5cm Width of base 33.2mm Width of Yokote 20.6mm Thickness of base 7.6mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon Token) certificate

with) Black lacquered scabbard Uchikatana Koshirae

NBTHK(Hozon Tosogu) certificate for Tsuba

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Wakizashi signed Hōki-no-kami Fujiwara NOBUTAKA

S16637(W8083)

Shinto Early Edo period (kan'ei 10 - Kanbun 2/circa 1633-62) Owari
Length of cutting edge 53.9cm Curvature 1.1cm Width of base 32.4mm Width of Yokote 23.1mm Thickness of base 7.2mm

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

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