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    A Spectacular Museum Worthy Juyo Heavy Silver High Relief Dragon Mounted Wakizashi with Signed Fuchi and Tsuba.

    58.7 cm cutting edge and wild medari hamon with tobiyaki spots. Blade with superbly cut bohi (grooves) extending through the nakago. Nakago with 3 makugina, one at base of giri. The blade with mokume hada. Condition of blade in full old polished with no appreciable defects. Nakago shows great age and most attractive "wet look". Elaborate double gilt habaki. The kosharae of the finest quality throughout with cast and chased high reflief fuchikashira with gold higlights, the fuchi with 13 character signature, weight of fuchi is 3.4 ounces. Dragon tusba cast in ultra high relief with gold highlights. 9 character signature on obverse and 7 characters signature or reverse. Heavy silver koiguchi. Kurikata depicts a coiled dragon, the body forming the sekigane. Heavy kojiri with coiling dragon and gold highlights. Menuki of hosokaugua mon of solid gold (appears). Lacquer saya with
    gold neshihe clouds on a crushed abalone ground of the highest quality.
    Condition is superb throughout, showing very little wear. Handle wrapped of laqcuered leather.Quality superb. With NBTHK Juyo certificate.




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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
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