the following are a group of swords I have for sale.
there are no Juyo swords here but some are very nice and
some would be good for a martial artist. Number 14 has a number
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1. Naginata, 20.6 inch, Kunitsugu, shinto, 越前大掾藤原国次
The sword is a naginata signed Echizen no Daijo Fujiwara Kunitsughu,
Great sword in full polish with NBTHK papers, with two piece gold foil habaki and shirasaya.
This naginata has the vary rare graceful shape of naginata with shobu-zukuri kissaki.
Active chu-suguha hotsure in Yamashira tradition with itame to o-itame to mokume hada
Kunitsugu worked in Yamashiro around 1648 and is listed as a chujo saku smith in Fujishiro’s book. With letter from Michihiro Tanobe that both the signature and papers are real. In the letter he states the Kunitsugu mei is a very fine specimen.
The blade has a NBTHK hozon paper to the first generation Kunitsugu, Kanei
Horikawa school, tempered down the entire back side until the naginata relief ends.
There is the small groove up the blade like most naginata, the large groove
is a ken but the middle Groove in the Ken has been polished out
Nakago, 19.25", 2 hole (shira saya has two hole)
Old shira saya
Asking $3250 inventory 4/13/7
2. Katana 26 3/8 inch Yoshitada 1940’s
肥前国吉忠 - Hizen no Kuni Yoshitada
護国 - Gokoku – Defense of the homeland
A blade in very good polish with itame to masame had and a active suguha with
Activity. Mounted in shingunto mounts with a silver wash habaki and brown lacquered saya.
Some scratches on the blade. One fukure in the mune area.
Asking $2250 inventory #8/16/6
3. Ito-no-maki Tachi, with 26.3 inch blade, (showa stamp) Noshu Seki ju Toki Sukenobu saku
The blade is in fair polish with gunome hamon.
Mounts are WWII period tachi mounts with new gold brown ito with brown lacquered saya.
The tachi sageo is tied on the saya. Tsuka with dragon menuki.
Asking $2750 inventory 3/13/1
4. Katana 26 3/8 inch 23rd generation Kanefusa
Noshu Seki ju ni ju san dai Fujiwara Kanefusa saku kore
Good blade with gunome hamon some rust staining. Mounted in
Shingunto mounts with the koiguchi on the saya having the stamped
Parts number PT 282603 and PT 282604, family mon on kashira.
Asking $2250 inventory # 8/16/5
5. Katana 27 3/8 inch signed Kawachi no kami Kunesuke.
Nice fuchi/kashira of dragons most likely made of shakudo that has been cleaned
now is a copper color. Menuki of dragon. All of the same-gawa has been removed and the
ito is very weak. Tsuba is iron with a number of open fans. Black saya.
Hamon is the kobuchigata (fist-shaped) choji midare.
The hamon was started with the 2nd generation but this does not match the 2nd signature
so most like 3rd or 4th generation. poor polish with some deaper grinding scratches.
6. Katana 27 1/16 inch mumei shinto/shinshinto (might be late koto (sue koto)
Fuchi/kashir of mino style with bugs with menuki zodaic animals. with black saya.
hamon is gunome with activity. poor polish but you can see the workmanship.
One kizu in mune area.
asking $950 inventory #4/15/3
7. Wakizashi 18 3/8 inch mumei shinto/shinshinto
Good spiny lobster koshirae with menuki and kozaka spiny lobster
Nanban iron tsuba with green ito.
Asking $1250 inventory # 4/15/3
8. Katana 26 inch Kobayashi Kunimichi 1940’s
Poor polish with gunome hamon. Tsuka has iron kashira and brass fuchi with
Shishi menuki. WWII shingunto tsuba and modern black lacquered saya.
Asking $525 8/16/1
9. Wakizashi 15 inch, Bizen Kuni Yoshii Kiyonori signed and dated 1430 with
papers and new polish. (has a folding flaw)
10. Naginata with great polish but gimei signature.
11. Wakizashi 18.6 inch signed kinju (early 1800’s)
Kikuichi Monju Kinju 菊一文珠金重
Great hamon with toran-midare with tobiyaki and in very good polish.
12. Jumonji yari, 6 7/8 inch on pole currently restoring pole
Heianjo Fujiwari Morikuni
13. Ken, 12 signed
14. Katana mumei koto (1400’s)
Has saya and habaki.
Blade is cracked
15. Katana 25 1/8 inch Kanemune 1940’s
Noshu Seki ju Fukumoto Kanemune
Gunome midari hamon
Asking $750 6/16/1
16. Katana Kunihiro dated 1942
Late war mounts
Asking $650 8/16/4
16. Efu style Tachi koshirae late Edo/Showa period