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    Lot of Three Japanese Wakizashi.
    Comprising: 1) Wakizashi in Koshirae having a slightly curved 12" blade. Copper and brass habaki. Blackened circular iron tsuba. Blue cord-wrapped fishskin grip. Plain iron fuchi and kashira. Contained in brown lacquered wooden scabbard.

    Condition: Blade is poor, heavily sharpened with reformed tip. Grip wrap shows moderate wear. Scabbard with scratches, missing its shitodome and kogatana.

    2) Wakizashi in Shirasaya having a slightly curved 17 3/4" blade. Brass habaki.
    contained in plain wood scabbard.

    Condition: Blade is poor gray / dark with numerous small edge chips. No grip or mounts. Scabbard is very good.

    3) Wakizashi in Koshirae having a slightly curved flat 12 5/8" blade with 1 1/4" kanji cut into the blade. Copper habaki. Square iron tsuba. Plain iron fuchi, horn kashira with carved line motif. Fishskin grip with dragon menuki. Contained in a brown lacquered wooden scabbard.

    Condition: Blade is poor, heavily cleaned and sharpened. Kanji carving is a recent addition. Grip cord missing. Scabbard is split at the seams and shows chipping to the lacquer.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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