Asian Art

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LOT 346

Lot 346

A Japanese Tachi, Edo Period (1615-1868)

A Japanese Tachi, Edo Period (1615-1868)
Lot 346 Details
A Japanese Tachi, Edo Period (1615-1868)

The blade unsigned (mumei), with a plain tsuba inscribed '忠孝' ('chuko', or loyalty and filial piety), matching iron fuchi-kashira, and red saya; nagasa length 25.2 in (64 cm)
overall length 38.6 in — 98 cm

Estimate $500-$800

Realised: $840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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A Japanese Tachi, Edo Period (1615-1868)
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LOT 346

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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