Japanese Swords

 

NASHIJI LACQUER EFU NO TACHI

This rare and outstanding Japanese court style tachi is beautiful in every 
way.  Its blade is Osuriagi, with 2 holes in its tang.  It is a Koto period 
blade (1400-1600 A.D.) that has no kizu, with excellent horimono of
the Imperial Kiri mon and bonji  on its sides.  The cutting edge is 21 5/8
long and the blade is in 95% polish.  The sword’s mounting are late 18th 
or early 19th century, all matching and original.  They are of exceptional
quality and are in near mint condition.  This sword was probably an 
Imperial gift to a samurai family.

Price:  $7500.00 US