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    Description

    Custom Knifemaker Japanese Style Tanto Dagger.

    Approximately 12-inches overall in scabbard. 6 3/4-inch satin damascus style blade with tempered pattern. Japanese characters under handle and the number 15 and 87D. Extremely well made. Hardwood with floral menuki on both sides of handle. Bone mekugi. Brass guard/tsuba. Together with silk traveling/storage bag.

    Condition: Fine to excellent. Minimal use. Due to poor storage, some verdigris spots around brass, toning and tarnish. Scabbard with the slightest split on edges, fine marks.


    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    November
    17th Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    December
    6th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    23 Days
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