Japanese Swords

  • Koto Tanto In Full Polish. Signed: Yoshi Nori. Suguha with itame and mokume hada. Narrow double grooves. Kaen or flame boshi, gold plate habaki, shira saya with atomei. A very early, graceful tanto.

    Koto Tanto (DRJ01)

    $2,500.00

    Koto Tanto In Full Polish. Signed: Yoshi Nori. Suguha with itame and mokume hada. Narrow double grooves. Kaen or flame boshi, gold plate habaki, shira saya with atomei. A very early, graceful tanto.

  • Koshirae With Tsunagi Floral Motifs On Shakudo Nanako Ground. Associated fittings. Note: Kodzuka is Signed: Goto. Blade is replaced by wooden Tsunagi. Ko-Gatana has visible temper line and is Signed: Kane Moto.

    Koshirae With Tsunagi Floral Motifs On Shakudo Nanako Ground (MGJ537)

    $1,450.00

    Koshirae With Tsunagi Floral Motifs On Shakudo Nanako Ground. Associated fittings. Note: Kodzuka is Signed: Goto. Blade is replaced by wooden Tsunagi. Ko-Gatana has visible temper line and is Signed: Kane Moto.

  • Yanagiba With Two Pierced Designs. Signed: Echizen Taka ___ 3” (7.5cm); 9” (23cm) overall.

    Yanagiba With Two Pierced Designs (MGJ524)

    $550.00

    Yanagiba With Two Pierced Designs. Signed: Echizen Taka ___ 3” (7.5cm); 9” (23cm) overall.

  • Wakizashi signed: Awataguchi Omi No Kami Tadatsuna. In polish ubu, 1 hole inscription on reverse. 20 1/8 51.2 cm. Choji Midare gold foil habaki. 3rd generation 25points in Hawley. Has New Mexico Shinsa papers from 1983. Full polish no Kizus. Made by very good maker. Reverse signed: Jitetsu Oroshi Kore O Tsukuru.

    Wakizashi signed: Awataguchi Omi No Kami Tadatsuna (MGJ477)

    $3,975.00

    Wakizashi signed: Awataguchi Omi No Kami Tadatsuna. In polish ubu, 1 hole inscription on reverse. 20 1/8 51.2 cm. Choji Midare gold foil habaki. 3rd generation 25points in Hawley. Has New Mexico Shinsa papers from 1983. Full...

  • Wakizashi in Shira Saya. Signed Kawachi Daijo Fujiwara Masa Hiro. Hawley, P. 378. Shinto Jiten, P. 334. 19 1/8 48.6 cm. Choji Midare. Full polish sword. Note: There are 2 miniscule nicks in the hau.

    Wakizashi in Shira Saya (MGJ476)

    $2,850.00

    Wakizashi in Shira Saya. Signed Kawachi Daijo Fujiwara Masa Hiro. Hawley, P. 378. Shinto Jiten, P. 334. 19 1/8 48.6 cm. Choji Midare. Full polish sword. Note: There are 2 miniscule nicks in the Ha.

  • Kikuchi Yari shaped like a Mor Ohazukvri blade with an additional section of Ha on the mune side near the tip. Ko-Itame with Suguha signed on socket. Yoshikawa Minamoto Suke Yoshi 8 3/8” (21.2cm.) 14” (35.6cm) long overall. N.BTHK. hozon paper in excellent polish.

    Kikuchi Yari (MGJ474)

    $1,875.00

    Kikuchi Yari shaped like a Mor Ohazukvri blade with an additional section of Ha on the mune side near the tip. Ko-Itame with Suguha signed on socket. Yoshikawa Minamoto Suke Yoshi 8 3/8” (21.2cm.) 14” (35.6cm)...

  • Yari signed Mori Sada? This is a long thick Yari. Blade length 17½” and overall length 26½”. Good polish with undulating Suguha Hamon. Reverse is carved irregular Bo-Hi red laquer.

    Yari signed Mori Sada? (MGJ473)

    $1,750.00

    Yari signed Mori Sada? This is a long thick Yari. Blade length 17½” and overall length 26½”. Good polish with undulating Suguha Hamon. Reverse is carved irregular Bo-Hi red laquer.

  • Yari long blade forged in Itame and Mokume Hada Gonome Midare Hamon. In Nie and Nioi with Tobiaki Ubu, I Hole signed Geishu Jo Fujiwara Hiro Kuni Circa 1695 13¾” or 34.8cm length overall is 28” or 71.1. Nbthk Tokubetsu Kicho in Shirasaya.

    Yari long blade forged in Itame and Mokume Hada Gonome Midare Hamon (MGJ471)

    $2,650.00

    Yari long blade forged in Itame and Mokume Hada Gonome Midare Hamon. In Nie and Nioi with Tobiaki Ubu, I Hole signed Geishu Jo Fujiwara Hiro Kuni Circa 1695 13¾” or 34.8cm length overall is 28” or 71.1...

  • Koshirae. Motif of birds in flight. Tsuba is shakudo with kao signature. Fuchi Kashira is shakudo with ishime ground (unsigned). Kodzuka is shakudo nanako ground with Goto School signature Ko-gatana has length inscription. Tsuba is good quality with kao in lieu of a typical signature.

    Koshirae (MGJ346)

    $2,000.00

    Koshirae. Motif of birds in flight. Tsuba is shakudo with kao signature. Fuchi Kashira is shakudo with ishime ground (unsigned). Kodzuka is shakudo nanako ground with Goto School signature Ko-gatana has length inscription...

  • A mounted Tanto. Motif of waves and sea creatures in silver with gold highlights. Tanto is ubu with two holes in Tang. Horimono and grooves on both sides. Tanto has 2 kanji signature of Fuyu Hiro. Hamon is O’Notare or large waves.

    A mounted Tanto (MGJ345)

    $3,250.00

    A mounted Tanto. Motif of waves and sea creatures in silver with gold highlights. Tanto is ubu with two holes in Tang. Horimono and grooves on both sides. Tanto has 2 kanji signature of Fuyu Hiro. Hamon is O’Notare or...

  • Tanto in Shirasaya: Hira Zukuri. Slight Uchizori or reverse curve. Suguha with Itame Hada. Ubu, 1 hole. Sujikai with decorative Yasurime. Signed: Kane Kuni Saku; on reverse: Heisei Roku Ju Hachi Gatsu (August, 1985). Length is 25.8cm or 101/8”. Shirasaya with gold foil Habaki in full polish.

    Tanto in Shirasaya (MGJ295)

    $2,250.00

    Tanto in Shirasaya: Hira Zukuri. Slight Uchizori or reverse curve. Suguha with Itame Hada. Ubu, 1 hole. Sujikai with decorative Yasurime. Signed: Kane Kuni Saku; on reverse: Heisei Roku Ju Hachi Gatsu (August, 1985). Length...

  • Wakizashi in Shirasaya. 19 ¾” (50.2cm). Ubu, 2 holes. Signed: Rai Kuni Haru. Hawley Kun 79, 15 points. Circa 1711. Owari province. Very healthy sword in full polish N.B.T.H.K Hozon Tokubetsu (1976).

    Wakizashi in Shirasaya (MGJ221)

    $3,500.00

    Wakizashi in Shirasaya. 19 ¾” (50.2cm). Ubu, 2 holes. Signed: Rai Kuni Haru. Hawley Kun 79, 15 points. Circa 1711. Owari province. Very healthy sword in full polish N.B.T.H.K Hozon Tokubetsu (1976).

  • Nice Tanto with Mounts. Unusual Compartment in the Tsunagi. Horn fittings. Compartment for money or documents (messages).

    Nice Tanto with Mounts (MGJ129)

    $495.00

    Nice Tanto with Mounts. Unusual Compartment in the Tsunagi. Horn fittings. Compartement for money or documents (messages).