September 02, 2020 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Full Silver Mounted Koto Japanese Samurai Sword (Aikuchi Tanto)

8.5" hira-zukuri blade with fine suguha hamon.  Gold foil cat-scratched habaki with details of nakago unavailable.  Plain silver tsuba with fuchi of omori wave-style.  Kashira en suite.  Silver wave kozuka with some marks to reverse.  Silver kurikata with ring.  Large silver kojiri with omori style waves.  Gold lacquer saya and tsuka with horn koiguchi.  An extremity handsome aikuchi for the advanced collector.

Includes NTHK origami for mounts dated Heisei 9 (1997).

Provenance:Includes NTHK origami for fittings.

Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
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