ASIAN ARTS - SALE 1485 - LOT 736 - FREEMAN'S AUCTIONEERS. Japanese katana with ornate and impressive elephant ivory mounts. The edo period katana set in elaborately carved ivory handle showing buddhist figures among swirling clouds and scrollwork, with partial openwork ivory tsuba; the scabbard similarly carved and with two ring handles.

ASIAN ARTS - SALE 1485 - LOT 736 - FREEMAN'S AUCTIONEERS. Japanese katana with ornate and impressive elephant ivory mounts. The edo period katana set in elaborately carved ivory handle showing buddhist figures among swirling clouds and scrollwork, with partial openwork ivory tsuba; the scabbard similarly carved and with two ring handles.

WAKIZASHI, Sword Late Edo Period: 1603-1867 Japan Steel, copper, ray skin, silk, wood.

WAKIZASHI, Sword Late Edo Period: 1603-1867 Japan Steel, copper, ray skin, silk, wood.

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