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Here you can see the Sword-related Items which are in our possession right now. All these items are original, unique and antique, no reproductions. On the left side you can see a little description and on the right side you can see a photograph. When you click with your mouse-button on the photograph you can view an enlargement of the photograph.

Consignment Swords

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 1


This is a very good No-Dachi sword made by Takahashi Naganobu with NBTHK Hozon papers on it.
The sword is Mumei and Ubu (not shortened). Takahashi Naganobu was present at the late Edo period (about 1850) and was a member of the Mon of the fifth generation Jakushu.
After that he entered the Mon of Chounsai Tsunatoshi and became a Han smith of the Matsue Han.
He made especialy big swords with Toran / O-Midare Hamon and was a very skilfull smith, the very special thing about him, he was left handed (an exception, all Japanese are right handed)

This sword was made as HONOTO, a present sword to the temple or shrine praying peaceful, victory, health, long-live and so on.)
The Koshirae is very special, it is a Aikuchi Koshirae (without Tsuba). it has F&K in black laqure, the same as the saya. The menuki are gold dragons, it also has a big old Kogai. The Koshirae is has a unusuall shape and is realy perfect condition.
The Nodachi has this Koshirae and a ShiraSaya with Tsunagi. The Habaki is a 2 piece one and has gold foil skin.
This is an imposing sword in perfect condition and polish, fawless blade, include a magnificent Koshirae.

Price Euro 19500,-


DATA:

Shinogi Zukuri No-dachi
Total lenght include Koshirae 132.0 cm
cutting edge : 90.5 cm
Wide : 2.90 cm
thick : 0.9 cm
sori : 2.0 cm
Hamon : Gunome Midare with Nie and Niedeki.
Jihada : Itame and Masame with big Jinie

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 2


This is an Antique Japanese Samurai sword.
Shinshinto Wakizashi with a beautiful Koshirae and flawless blade , signed Yamasjiro Daijo Kunishige as nise mei so far I can see.
A wild Gunome Hamon goes on the entyre blade, blade is Suriage with 2 mekugi-ana in fawles condition.
The Saya is in black-red tiger motif , the tsuka in white Tsuka-ito and good same.
Tsuba is high quality Iron and with gold and copper high-lights. , Mekuki are a kind of rabbits. The Fuchi in Shakudo with 2 Mons in gold. The Kashira is a horn one.
A realy nice fawles blade in good polish and Koshirae.

Price: Euro 4250

DATA:

bladeshape ; shinogizukuri Wakizashi
length ; 50.5 cm
width ; 2.8 cm
thick ; 6.0 mm
sori ; 1.1 cm
hamon ; Gunome, Midare with Nie & Nioi.
Jihada ; itame and mokume.

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 3


A beautiful Hira-zukuri Tanto from the Shin-Shinto Period in nice mounts signed and dated by YASUNORI, 6 GATSUb 25 Hi (25 May in Edo).
The Wakizashi has a very good polish and nice good Koshirae. The Habaki is copper one.
The blade has a nice and active Gunome Midare hamon with Nie, also the Mokume Jihada is very atractive and good made. This Wakizashi is signed, ubu and has 1 Mekuki ana.
The Sword commes in a nice Koshirae, the Saya is a nice ribed one and black laquerd, and the Tsuka has a black tsuka Ito wrapping.
The Menuki and the Kozuka is Shakudo, other parts as F&K with Flowers with high-lighted cold parts, the Tsuba is steel.
This is a complete set in nice and good fawles condition.

SOLD

DATA:

Blade shape ; Hira-zukuri
lenght ; 23.0cm
wide ; 2.3 cm
thick ; 0.7 cm
sori ; 0.1 cm
hamon ; Gunome Midare Hamon, with Nie
Jihada ; Mokume.

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 4


This is an Antique Japanese Samurai sword.
A unsigned Mumei Shinto Wakizashi made as an Boys-day sword from the Shinshinto period ca. 1800, with a beautiful Koshirae, blade in good polish.
This Wakizashi is unsigned, and attributed to Hisamitsu with NBTHK Hozon papers.
The blade has a gold foiled Habaki and Seppa’s.
A Suguha Hamon goes on the entyre blade, with Jinie & Nie. The Jihada is a coarse Mokume with Itame, the blade has 1 mekugi-ana and is Ubu. At the habaki era it has a lamination opening, a ware. The Koshirae and all parts are in a very good condition and ensuite. All Fittings are Iron with gold inlay in high quality. The Ko-katana and Kozuka both signed.
A realy nice Boys-day blade and very good Koshirae.

Price: € 2200,-

DATA:

bladeshape ; hirazukuri Wakizashi
length 30,7 cm
wide 2.8 cm
thick 0.4 cm
Sori 0.9 cm
Hamon ; Suguha with Jinie & Nie
Jihada : Ko-Mokume & Itame

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 5


A beautiful ShinShinto (1865) Moroha Zukuri Tanto in ShiraSaya signed and dated, Minamoto Masatsune, From the Chikuzen Provincie. From late ShinShinto Period.
The Tanto has a very good polish in a ShiraSaya. The Habaki is from copper. ShinShinto Masatsune is a Chu-Josaku smith and made Wazamono schap blades.
The blade has a nice and active Gunome Midare hamon with lots of Nie-Deki, Kinsuji and Sunagashi, also the Ko-Itame Jihada is with Ji-nie and Chikei and on the back is Muneyaki on the Mune. This Tanto is signed and dated, Ubu and has 1 Mekugi -ana. It has a typical Moroha Zukuri Ken shape.
This is a nice and good flawless Tanto with Hi and Bo-hi.

SOLD

DATA:

Blade shape ; Moroha Zukuri as a Ken shape
lenght ; 22,5cm
wide ; 2,4 cm
thick ; 0.7 cm
sori ; 0.1 cm
hamon ; Gunome Midare Hamon, with Nie deki, Ashi and Sunagashi
Jihada ; Ko-Itame and Ji Nie with Chikei

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 6


This is an Antique Japanese Samurai sword.

Shinto Wakizashi with a good Koshirae and signed blade.
A nice Gunome Midare Hamon goes on the entire blade, blade is signed SukeMitsu (we can not guarantee this signature because we sell this blade for a customer), Ubu with 1 mekugi-ana in old polished but no flaws or ware.
The Saya is with black laquer in very good condition, the Habaki is copper, Tsuba is nice quality Iron and with a frog that is looking through a hole.
Mekuki are nice Shakudo with wild boar/pigs as motiv.
The F&K in Shakudo with waves in gold high light.
A really nice blade in old polish and nice Koshirae.

Price: Euro 1350,00

DATA:

bladeshape ; shinogizukuri Wakizashi
length ; 38.2 cm
width ; 2.4 cm
thick ; 4.0 mm
sori ; 0.5 cm
hamon ; Gunome Midare with Nie & Nioi.
Jihada ; itame and mokume.

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 8


Shinshinto Wakizashi with a good Koshirae and flawless signed blade.
A nice Suguha Hamon goes on the entyre blade, blade is signed Manju Maru, Ubu with 1 mekugi-ana in good polished condition.
This blade was sold at the auction at Christies in London some time ago.
The Saya is with black laquer, the Habaki is copper, Tsuba is high quality Iron and with a Kiri Mon.
Mekuki are nice with flowers. The F&K in Shakudo with flowers in gold high light.
A realy nice fawles blade in good polish and nice Koshirae.

Price: Euro 2750

DATA:

bladeshape ; hirazukuri Wakizashi
length ; 32.7 cm
width ; 3.2 cm
thick ; 7.0 mm
sori ; 0.5 cm
hamon ; Suguha with Nie & Nioi.
Jihada ; itame and mokume.

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 9


This is an Antique Japanese Samurai sword.
Koto or beginning Shinto long O-Wakizashi with a good Koshirae and Unsigned blade.
A nice Gunome Midare Hamon goes on the entire blade, blade is unsigned (we sell this blade for a customer), Ubu with 2 mekugi-ana in old polished with some scratches but no flaws or ware.
The Saya is with black laquer in very good condition, the Habaki is a 2 part copper one with gold, Tsuba is nice quality Shakudo .
Mekuki are nice Shakudo with wild Cows as motiv. The F&K in Shakudo with Leaves and crapes in gold and silver high light.
A really nice blade in old polish for a repolish, after a new polish the blade will give its glossy and nice Hamon again, and nice Koshirae in very good condition .

Price: Euro 1950,00

DATA:

bladeshape ; shinogizukuri O-Wakizashi
length ; 54.5 cm
width ; 2.6 cm
thick ; 5.0 mm
sori ; 1.4 cm
hamon ; Gunome Midare with Nie & Nioi & Sunagasi.
Jihada ; itame

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 12


A very special Gendai NO-DACHI with Shirasaya and orginal polish , it comes with NBTHK Hozon papers on the blade, Signed and dated : Hizen no Kuni Mitsuhiro , Showa 27 nen 8 gatsu Kichijitsu (August 1952). The blade has also a HOTSTAMP from the smith Mitsuhiro. This is a very rare blade, because in WW-2 smiths were producing swords and after the WW-2 it was strictly forbidden by the US-Army to produce weapons. He must be special ordered by the Japanese government (under supervision by the Us-Army) to produce this sword for the Minatogawa Shrine. Mitsuhiro worked in the Saga Province and his name was in that period before he became a Jumei-Tosho of the Japanese Navy , Yamaguchi Fukutaro. The habaki is a 2 piece one with silver and the Mon (Chrysantheum on water) from the Minatogawa Shrine engraved on it. The Hamon is Niedeki Notare with small Choji, Yo & Ashi and a Chu-Kissaki. The Jihada is Ko-itame Hada with Jinie and chkei. The Blade is Ubu and has 2 Mekugi-ana. A very nice healthy powerfull blade by 99.42 cm long in good original polish.

price Euro 14.900,=

DATA:
bladeshape ; shinogi-zukuri Katana / NO-DACHI
length 99.42 cm
wide 3.56 cm
thick 0.85 cm
Sori 3.69 cm
Hamon is Niedeki Notare with Choji, Yo and Ashi
Jihada : Ko-itame met Jinie en Chikei



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