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A Highly Important Collection of Japanese Swords
A Fine and Rare Silver Nanako Handachi Koshirae for a
The Dai with full silver nonako handachi comprising fuchi-kashira kozuka split kogai, koiguchi, kurikata kojiri of handachi form. Fine gilt iron pierced namban tsuba with dragons. The lacquer scabbard with abalone and pine needle in superb condition and of excellent quality throughout. The Sho mounted en suite with the Dai, condition of the Sho excellent as well, with very minor damage to lacquer opposite kurikata. Matching namban tsuba, dragon menuki appear to be of solid gold and excellent quality. The entire Daisho mount of superior quality thoughout and displays little or no damage. Grip wrapped slightly soiled.
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