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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.

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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


This is an authentic Japanese WW2 parade sword.

An officers parade saber that was used during parades or official occasions during and before WW2.
it is a thin machined made blade that is chromed with an etched Hamon.
The Koshirae mount and the blade itself are in a reasonable original condition with some light rust on the saya and some dents.

A nice parade saber that you see less and less in reasonable condition.

Price Euro 390, -

DATA:

blade shape; WO-2 Parade officers saber
length ; 71.0 cm
height ; 2.0 cm
fat ; 0.4 cm
sori; 1.5 cm

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


This is an authentic Japanese WW2 parade sword.

An officers parade saber that was used during parades or official occasions during and before WW2.
it is a thin machined made blade that is chromed with an etched Hamon. This one is 75cm, some longer as usual.
The Koshirae mount and the blade itself are in a reasonable original condition with some light rust on the saya and some dents.

A nice parade saber that you see less and less in reasonable condition.

Price Euro 350, -

DATA:

blade shape; WO-2 Parade officers saber
length ; 75.0 cm
height ; 2.0 cm
fat ; 0.4 cm
sori; 1.5 cm

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 7


This is an authentic Japanese samurai sword.
A Shinogi-zukuri Shinto Katana with Hitatsura Hamon, Signed as; Sanjou Kokaji Munechika in a beautiful Koshirae.
This blacksmith worked in the Yamachiro province.
The blade is not shortened and therefore Ubu with original Nagasa with approx. 70 cm cuttingedge and has 1 Mekugi ana.
The Hamon is a special Choji Midare Hitatasura and the blade has a Chu-kissaki with a nice Sori. The Koshirae is in good condition and good quality with a black lacquered Saya, the F&K are made of silver and the Menuki are brass dragons. The Tsuba is a Sukashi style made in iron and signed. The Tsuka is original with old Same. The Habaki is made of massive silver.
A good flawless Hitatsura blade that you as Katana and Ubu do not see much and beautiful koshirae in good condition.

Price ; € 5950, -

DATA:

blade shape; Shinogizukuri Katana
length / Nagasa; 69.5 cm
altitude Motohaba; 2.9 cm
thick / kasane; 0.6 cm
sori; 1.8 cm
hamon; Koshi-no-Hiraita, Choji Midare Hitatasura
Jihada; Mokume with Itame

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 10


This is an authentic Japanese samurai sword.
A Shinogi-zukuri late Shinto Wakizashi with Hitatsura Hamon, Signed as; Kawachi no kami Minamoto Yasunaga in a very beautiful and good quality Koshirae.
This smith belonged to the Kii Ishido group of the Osaka province or called Setsu (1661-1681)
The Kishu (also Osaka) Ishido school smith came originally from the Omi provinvie and moved to Edo Wakayama (Kii province) and Edo Fukuoka (Chikuzen province) to establish a new school and style there.
They mainly worked in the Bizen style and made beautiful and good swords.
Tatara Nagayuki was a pupil / student of Yasunaga.
The Wakizashi is Ubu, not shortened with 1 Mekugi ana, the Habaki is wrapped with gold foil in beautiful condition.
The Saya is black with red lacquered, the Tsuka is wrapped with dark brown Tsuka-Ito and old Same, the Menuki are goldplated seated figures. The F & K are from Shakudo with gold and silver high-lights with Daruma figures in very good quality.
The Tsuba is made of iron and has a beautiful presentation of priests standing at a bamboo forest in the night with the moon in the background, the priests have beautiful Kimono's beautifully decorated in gold. The tsuba has gold and silver high-lights.
Then there is the ko-katana with beautiful Hamon and the Kozuka in Shakudo with a Daruma and a Poem writen in gold.

A special Hitatsura blade with a very nice Koshirae.

Price ; € 3950, -

DATA:

blade shape; Shinogi-zukuri Wakizashi
length / Nagasa; 44.2 cm
altitude Motohaba; 2.9 cm
thick / kasane; 0.6 cm
sori; 0.5 cm
hamon; Koshi-no-Hiraita, Choji Midare Hitatasura
Jihada; Ko-Mokume – Itame

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 11


This is an authentic Japanese samurai sword.
A perfectly polished early Edo (1624/1644) Naginata shape big Wakizashi with Hi and Bo-Hi and Mounts and NBTHK Tokubestsu Kicho papers (green paper), signed: Kashu Ju Fujiware Ietada from the Kaga Province.
The sword has a very good Japanese polishing in tight fitting and has no flaws or ware. The Habaki is from copper with katakiri-ba rain pattern and red etched. The blade is signed, Ubu (not shortened) and has 1 mekuki Ana and has a nice Koto shape.
The hamon is in Nie Deki Gunome Midare with Ashi, the Jihada is a Ko-Itame and Masame.

Kashu Ju Fujiware IETADA in Kaga domain who belonged to Darani school was a second son of IESHIGE , younger brother of smith KATSUKUNI . Family name is Suzaki , given name is Kichibei , lived in the town Kanazawa.
his works with the date of year ranges from Kanei 1624/1644and died in Meireki 1 (1655).
The second generation IETADA, a child of 1st generation, usually chiselled “Gashu Daisho-ji Fujiwara IETADA” who died young in Kanbun 10 (1670). IETADA made fairly brilliant hamon of Choji midare from Bizen school or splendid wave from Soushu technique and meet with increasing requirement from the Samurai class in peaceful Edo era and further he sometimes emulated the koto sword from Yamato school, especially he was very much influenced by Tegai works.
This Wakizashi comes with a good koshirae, the saya is with light brown lacquer, the Tsuka is wrapped with a single wire silk treath. The Same is black laquerd, the Menuki are gilded Shishi. The Kozuka is steel with gold highlights with text and a Chicade insect. The F&K are soft metal with flowers and the Tsuba from steel with 6 equal sized lily leaves as motif.
The Whole in very good condition and flawless blade.

Price € 4500, -

DATA:

Kling shape; naginata wakizashi
length / Nagasa; 38.5 cm
height ; 3.22 cm
fat ; 0.77 cm
Sori; 0.6 cm
hamon; Nie Deki Gunome Midare and Ashi.
Jihada; Ko-Itame with Masame and Ji-Nie.

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

Nihonto - Samurai sword nr.: ZC 13


This is an authentic Japanese samurai sword.
A slender Mumei Yari in ShiraSaya from the ShinShinto period (ca. 1600/1620), attributed to the Echizen Shimosaka school with NBTHK (old) Hozon (Green paper).
This is a blade in good polishing, 1 Mekugi-ana and Ubu and without forging Ware, De Hamon is Suguha with Jinie & Nie.
The Jihada is a beautiful Itame with Masame.

the Shimosaka school has forged there blades at Echizen Province.
Later on, the school spread out to other provinces.
This blade seems to be forged around early Edo period at Echizen Province.

After the beginning of the Edo period, Musashi province attracted swordsmiths from all over Japan like Omi, Yamashiro and Mino and more. From this schools in Shinto times, the Echizen Yasatsugu's group was especially well known. The first-generation by Yasutsugu was high ranking smith in that period.

A nice long and tall Yari with very nice Jigane.

Price ; Euro 2250,00

DATA:
blade shape; Yari
length / nagasa; 38.0 cm
height ; 1.6 cm
fat ; 0.75 cm
sori; 0.0 cm
hamon; Suguha with Jinie & Nie
Jihada; Itame mixed with Masame



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