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Lot 25656
JAPANESE KATANA WITH SNAKE HORIMONO-SUKEYOSHI 1862
Nakago signed on obverse "Made by the smith Sukeyoshi of the Yokoyama school. While living in Bizen province. 58th generation grandson of Tomonari." Reverse dated "On a day in the 2nd month in the 2nd year of the Bunkyu period (February 1862)." Horimono of a snake in the grass with a bird looking away. High relief dragon and floral motif on red lacquer saya and tsuka. Gold alloy habaki. Yasurime: kiri Hada: muji Hamon: sugu
Blade Length: 28.125"
Overall Length: 35"

Condition

Very good. Some wear and discoloration.

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JAPANESE KATANA WITH SNAKE HORIMONO-SUKEYOSHI 1862

Estimate $800 - $1,200Nov 30, 2017
Tallahassee, FL, USA