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Katana signed Musashi Tarou YASUKUNI True folded fifteen times Kofuse-saku with)Birds crest mother-of-pearl work lacquered scabbard Uchigatana Koshirae

T302553(S5000)

Shinto Middle of Edo period (Houei era about 300 years ago) Bushu/Hitachi
Length of cutting edge65.3cm Curvature2.2cm Width of base39.8mm Thickness of base8.8mm Width of Yokote30.5mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon Token)

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon Tosougu)

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DAI-SHO tsuba

Tuba1732a

A pair of large and medium tsuba

KIRI crest Autumun flowers

Shakudo(copper alloy) work, Nanako-ji ground, Oval/round rectangular shape, Gold Inlay.

DAI:77.5x73.7mm 5.2mm thick

SHO:73.0x69.5mm 5.2mm thick

 

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katana signed Tanba-no-kami YOSHIMICHI (first gen.)

(S1285C)

Shinto Early Edo period (Gen-na era/about 400 years ago) Yamashiro
Length of cutting edge70.3cm Curvature1.6cm Width of base30.5mm Width of Yokote22.6mm Thickness of base6.4mm

NBTHK(25 th JUYO TOKEN)

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Iron Cross rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba1641a

Saotome work, Birds openwork motif

Hammered surface, Sukinokoshi edge, Round Mimi with well-rounded contours, Hitsu-ana filled by gold

884.3x79.6mm 3.4mm thick

NBTHK(HOZON) certificate

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Iron ground openwork Tsuba

Tuba1691a

A scene Mt. Fuji Foolhardy Samurai warriors flights with a wild boar

Signed : Aiyou-ju TADANAO

Iron ground, Nikubori carving Openwork, Gold, silver and copper inlay, Silver Fukurin rim

80.9x77.5mm 5.8mm thick

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Yari signed Masatsune Mino-no-kami Fujiwara

T181167(Y1519)

Shinto Early Edo period (kanei era about 380 years ago) Owari
Length of cutting edge12.6cm whole length29.0cm

NBTHK(Hozon)

with)Black wrinkle lacquered Maple leaves/chrysanthemum Makike sheath single hand of spear fitting

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Katana signed Echigo-no-kami KANESADA

T60103(S2820)

Shinto Early Edo Period (Enpo era/about 330 years ago) Settsu
Length of cutting edge71.0cm Curvature1.8cm Width of base31.7mm Thickness of base7.4mm Width of Yokote20.2mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon)

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Matchlock Mounting Horse style

R860(A34222)

Signed : Kagoya Yosouemon

(Kyouhou era, early 18th century Settsu province)

Transmitted from feudal lord Matsudaira Hizen-no-kami TAKEMASA

Stock : tortoiseshell, coral, ivory, mother-of-pearl work

Barrel : AOI crest, HIZEN-no-KAMI title, Dragon on cloud design gold, silver inlay

whole length 58.4cm caliber 0.9cm length of barrel 37.8cm

1-monme bullet (3.75grams/monme)

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Tachi signed Noshu Migi Hachiman-ju KANEKUNI-saku Auspicious day in the 10th month, 13th year of Heisei (2001)

G74294
Length of cutting edge75.0cm Curvature2.2cm Width of base35.9mm

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Iron cross rectangular shape tsuba

Tuba1594a

Singed : Goto SEIJO (a seal of smith)

KIKU and SAKURA flowers SHIPPO style cloisonne inlay

Iron ground, Stone/tanned-leather surface, Stitch pattern relief edge

99.6x94.0mm

4.5mm thick

End of Edo period

NBTHK(TOKUBETSU HOZON) Tousougu certificate/BUNKA Shiro Tousougu crtificate

Jumonji-YARI signed Tegarayama Kai-no-kami MASASHIGE In the eighth month, the sixth year of Bunka Tame Daichi Fumitaka Saku Kore Red leather wrinkle lacquered scabbard/Evergreen Oak Red whalebone wrapped haft

A72280(Y1518)

Shin-shin-to period End of Edo period (The sixth year of Bunka A.D.1809) Bushu
Length of cutting edge12.2cm Width9.1cm Length of tang(nakago)35.4cm Whole length of spear47.6cm
Entire length of Spear fitting 211cm

Accompanies Red leather wrinkle lacquered scabbard/Evergreen Oak Red whalebone wrapped haft

NBTHK(HOZON)

 

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Futatokoro-mono Tsuba and Fuchi/kashira set

Tuba1576_1577a

Signed : Sanshu Nishio-ni-oite Kunitomo MASANAGA saku (1st gen. of Nishio Kunitomo family)

Tsuba : Iron ground, Hammered surface, Bowl shape / Chrysanthemum (kiku) outline, Kosukashi/Shishime shape open works, Sahari-Shippo style inlay, Sukibori plow

An Axe(Yoki) and a Koto with Kiku background motif (play on words as Yoki-Koto-Kiku that means Hear Good News)

Tsuba 99.2x97.0mm 15.0mm thick (220 grams)

The subject tsuba is listed on the book of [Mikawa and Owari Tsuba-artisans] written by Okamoto Yasuo and NBTHK(Token Bijutsu) vol. 231

NBTHK(HOZON) certificate

Fuchi/kashira : Iron ground, Polish surface, Chrysanthemum (kiku) Sahari-Shippo style inlay

FUCHI:39.2x23.4mm KASHIRA:36.4x20.1mm

NBTHK(HOZON) certificate

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Iron irregular shape tsuba

Tuba1572a

Crane openwork

Wisteria flowers outline

Signed : Sanshu Nishio-ni-oite Kunitomo MASAYUKI saku (2st gen. of Nishio Kunitomo family)

Tsuba : Iron ground, Open works, Round edge Mimi, Both irrerular shape Kozuka/Kogai holes

Tsuba 82.4x70.0mm 6.3mm thick

NBTHK(HOZON) certificate

 

 

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Silver Kiri Flowers Notches work black lacquered sheath Tanto Koshirae

Tanto_K958

Pure silver ground  Kiri Flower on Wicker work pattern

Silver Kozuka  Kotoji on Wicker work pattern

Pure Gold Menuki ornaments Go-San-Kiri crest

Signed: Men-ryu-shi Takeaki kore-wo-horu/Takeaki(a sela of Artisan)

 

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Tanto Gold Inlay SADAYOSHI

H114886

Koto Nanbokucho period (about 650 years ago) Yamato
Length of cutting edge24.1cm No curve Width of base28.0mm Thickness of base5.8mm

with) Gold/copper pearskin lacquer KIRI flower AIKUCHI style Koshirae

 

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Kozuka

Kozuka4Sa

Bamboo leaves Tiger design

Shibuichi ground, Kebori carve

Singed : SOUYO (a seal of artisan)

 

宗興は宗珉の従兄弟で弟子でもありその後養子となった。作域は師である宗珉に酷似し甲乙付けがたい。宗珉は享保十八年(1733)に六十四歳で亡くなっており、宗輿は三十四歳であった。

Red lacquered waist notches Ray-skin polish style Uchi katana Koshirae Fitting

Koshirae_K967

Whole length : 97cm

 

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Jumonji-YARI signed SHIMOSAKA

A67997(Y1409)

Shinto Early Edo period(Keicho/early 17th C.) Echizen province
Length of cutting edge25.6cm Length of Nakago32.8cm Whole length58.4mm Whole width21.9mm

NBTHK(HOZON)

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Tachi signed Sanryu MASAMINE kore-wo-tsukuru Eighth month, Bird, the eighth calendar sign Tame Kakehi Hisaichi

I22410(S1500)

Modern Sword The 56 th year of Showa (A.D.1981) Ishikawa-pref.
Length of cutting edge74.7cm Curvature3.0cm Width of base33.8mm Thickness of base8.0mm Width of Yokote23.9mm

Holder of an important intangible cultural treasure

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Iron round shape tsuba

Tuba1551a

Big Wave Anchor motif

Signed Bishu-ju IKKO-DO (Owari)

Usuniku style plaw, Kebori, Ko-sukashi punch, Silver drops inlay Twist FUKURIN rim

81.9x77.3mm

4.7mm thick

 

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Daisho

A71229

signed Fujiwara MASAYASU-saku

Shinto Early Edo period (Kanbun era/about 340 years ago) Owari
Dai katana : Length of cutting edge69.3cm Curvature1.7cm Width of base30.0mm Thickness of base7.2mm Width of Yokote19.0mm
Sho wakizashi : Length of cutting edge54.5cm Curvature1.1cm Width of base31.7mm Thickness of base7.7mm Width of Yokote21.9mm

NBTHK(Tokubetsu Hozon)

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Fuchi Kashira

Fuchi1481a

Chrysanthemum motif

Suaka(copper alloy) ground stone surface, takabori/Kebori plow

Signed : Ichigyokudou EIZUI

Fuchi 38.4x21.3mm Kashira 34.1x15.8mm

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Kikyo crest Hyogo style Chains Tachi Koshirae Fitting

Koshirae_K966

Pure silver ground Bellflowers Crests splash/Gold brocade peony pattern surface

Said a transmission of Tokugawa Yoshinori (the Tayasu family 5th / 8th head)

1.Consists of an old original black lacquerd Tachi keep-safe box (history of transmission is written)

[Grant to the lord Yoshiyori at the wedding ceremony, in the 11th day, 12th month, bird, the 2nd year of Kaei (1849)]

2.Tachi unsigned attributed to a work of Ko-Mihara
NBTHK(The 54 th JUYO TOKEN)
NBTHK(TOKUBETSU HOZON TOUSOGU)
Age : end of Edo period

Whole length : 106cm

 

Iron round shape openwork tsuba

Tuba1462a

Yatsuhashi bridges openwork motif

Unsigned attributed to a work of KANAYAMA

66.0x62.6mm

4.5mm thick

NBTHK certificate

 

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Iron cross rectangular shape openwork tsuba

Tuba1466a

Flower petals and wild geese openwork motif

Unsigned attributed to a work of OWARI

76.6x72.6mm

6.3mm thick

NBTHK certificate

 

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Wakizashi signed Echizen no kami SUKEHIRO

N11058(W8237)

Shinto Early Edo period (Meireki 3rd - Manji period/curca A.D.1657-1660) Setsu
Length of cutting edge44.8cm Curve0.8cm Width of base32.7mm Width of Yokote22.5mm Thickness of base7.0mm

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Menuki

menuki1441a

Dragon design

Gold ground, Yobori

52.5x16.3mm 5.5mm thick

52.0x15.4mm 5.9mm thick

 

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Iron round openwork tsuba / Fuchi Kashira set

Tuba125Sa

Kyo Kenjo furniture offering to the Emperor FUTATOKORO set of Tuba/Fuchi and Kashira

Karakusa arabesque Openwork, Different Gold inlay pattern in four side directions

Chrysanthemum design adds on Fuchi

 

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Katana signed KANEFUSA

S27862(S1504)

Sue Koto (End of Muromachi period Eiroku era/circa A.D.1558) Mino
Length of cutting edge71.5cm Curvature1.8cm Width of base33.5mm Width of Yokote23.9mm Thickness of base6.7mm

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Wet-Brown lacquered sheath Uchikatana Koshirae

K963

Autumn bugs motif Mino metal furniture fittings

Whole length : 98cm

 

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