You haven't verified your email address yet

Wakizashi - tamahagane - nbthk tokubetsu kichyo - Japan - end of edo period

Lot reference 30282371

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in: Offer expires in:

Very good condition, see description - 2.8×0.6×68 cm

Object: Wakizashi (More lots)
Material: tamahagane
Period: end of edo period
Region/ Country of origin: Japan
Artist/ Maker: fujiwara kiyoshige
Attribution: Signed by
Title of artwork: nbthk tokubetsu kichyo
Condition: Very good condition, see description
Dimensions: 2.8×0.6×68 cm

Total length of blade 68 cm
Cutting length: 55 cm
Cutting width from 2-2.8 cm
Entire signature on the nakago
NBTHK Certificate attesting to the especially precious character of this wakizashi
Nice piece of Japanese history and of all the blades I've owned, this is the one where I've found no damage from the forge or any trace of corrosion... very very nice blade

The sale, purchase and possession of weapons are subject to national laws and regulations. Please make sure that you know the laws and regulations of your country BEFORE bidding. The sale of arms to people under the age of 18 is prohibited. By placing an offer, you declare that you are at least 18 years of age or older and that you have verified that you are authorised to legally purchase such articles in your country.

Be geo74  

Catawiki member since November 7, 2015, received 3 reviews in total (1 in last 12 months)

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Mooie horloge, snelle levering, bedankt
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    Honmee January 21, 2019


The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.

Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
More information

Customs information

Any other costs or charges such as customs or import duties, customs clearance and handling may also apply during the shipment of your lot and will be charged to you by the involved party at a later stage if applicable.

Shipping costs

United States $50.19
Belgium $39.04
Rest of Europe $44.62
Anywhere else $50.19

Save shipping costs

You can pick up this lot from the seller: Momignies (Région wallonne), Belgium.

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.

All of our auctions are subject to notarial supervision 

Payment options

Visa Mastercard Sepa_credit_transfer

Share this lot with your friends

We’re sorry, we're unable to accept your bid

Due to an outstanding payment, you currently cannot place any bids on Catawiki.

Once your payment has been processed, you will immediately be able to place your bids again as normal. Please note: If you decide to pay via bank transfer, your payment may take up to 2 working days to be processed. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available on our payment page.

Pay now

Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in