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Lot 120: An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360

The Rudolf Ott Collection

by Hermann Historica GmbH

24 October 2016

Munich, Bavaria, Germany

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  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
  • An itomaki no tachi, circa 1360
   
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Description: Tachi blade shortened to katana length by o suriage. Shinogi zukuri, chu kissaki, deep torii zori. Weak ko-midare hamon based on suguha. Wide bohi on both sides, extending to the kissaki. Hada and boshi over-polished, not recognisable. Strong signs of fatigue, partially traces of corrosion and chippings at the edge. Nakago with three mekugi ana, kiri yasurime, o suriage. Uninscribed. Silver-plated habaki with nekogaki. Nashiji lacquer saya with kiri mon in gold lacquer. Shakudo mounts with kiri mon on nanako ground, the original tsuba replaced by a modern katana tsuba. Tsuka fitted with same and mounted with a pair of part-gilt shakudo kiri mon menuki. Black silk cord wrap with glued repairs. Mounting from the late Edo period. Length k/m 68.8 cm, total length 100 cm.

Condition Report: II - III

Notes: Waffen

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