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Tsuba 20

一般情報 General information

製品番号 Product No.

TS – 20.

剣の種類 Sword type

Tsuba.

MEI ( Omote)

無銘 MUMEI.

形状 Shape.

撫丸形 Nada Maru gata.

画像 Image.

Carps/Koi’s are forming a oval composition by swimming one behind the other and biting each other in the tail.

時代 Era

江戸時代 Edo period.

日付 Date

ca.1800.

 

寸法 Measurements

身長 Height

71.5 mm      

Width

69.5 mm

厚さThickness

4.90 mm

 

鑑定 Kantei Registration

日本美術刀剣保存協会                NBTHK Certificate

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他の証明書                                      Other certificate

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状態 Status

良い Good

 

追加情報                                  Additional Information

 

The carp are craved in high relief from the plate. The iron surface bears a good patina of age.

Example of similar tsuba can be found in the Bonhams catalog: “Arts of the Samurai”, see item 1170.

Auction date: Monday 27 October 2014, location New York.

 

歴史 History

 

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価格 price    € 660.–                        (Shipping and insurance fees are not included in the price).