Modern Made Japanese Wakizashi Koshirae with Antique Fittings
Modern made Japanese wakizashi koshirae with some antique fittings.
Tsuka with modern fuchikashira decorated with karakusa and kamon. Base material of fuchikashira is most probably sillver or shibuichi, kamon made with inlaid shakudo. Antique shakudo menuki with silver and gold inlay. Most probably depicting Hotei. Good quality samegawa and tsukamaki.
Antique iron tsuba decorated with silver karakusa inlay on the rim.
Saya painted with red urushi and decorated with modern silver shishi kojiri.
This is a good quality modern made koshirae.
Length: 53 cm
Saya: 38,5 cm
Tsuka: 14 cm
Tsunagi blade: 34 cm
Tsunagi nakago: 9,5 cm (from habaki)
Tsunagi habaki: 33 mm x 13 mm x 27 mm
Tsunagi sori: 8 mm
From top of the fuchi to center of mekugi hole: 18 mm