This book covers the period from 1772-1925. The major schools or groups of the period are discussed, as is the influence of certain personages that emerged during that time. The connections between the Gokaden and major shinshinto artists are also considered. Gimei, or false signatures, are also cov ...Read and See More
This book was ranslated by Harry Watson of AFU.
This hardcover volume covers the Japanese swordsmiths of the Shinto period from 1596-1771 with hundreds of photos and oshigata. In english translated by Harry Watson. Contains 374 pages of text and photos, exclusive of index and glossary. The book m ...Read and See More
Pretty decent pair of 7x50 Dienstglass that the consigner bought on a hotel buy. The case is original to the binoculars, both are in used but nice condition, not perfect but not abused either. They display well and I played with them for some time before Bob insisted I need to post them, thanks Bo ...Read and See More
This is a gorgeous early example of a 3rd class eagle order! The case is pretty nice and only shows minor signs of age and wear, nothing serious. The medal is also nice and with swords at a great price:)! ...Read and See More
Gorgeous badge with the vast majority of the gilt finish still present, very hard to find them in this condition. The back is marked "FEC. ADOLF BOCK AUSF. SCHWERIN BERLIN". Great badge! ...Read and See More
This is a stunning badge, it has not been cleaned as many people have done and I am sure it would look great if you did! I however would not recommend that, I think it is better to leave "stuff" alone! The badge itself is pretty nice and a very rare "Thin Wing" version which is exceedingly rare. ...Read and See More
It is very rare to find one of these with any finish, this one looks awesome! Most are down tot he base metal but not the case here, it displays very well. The catch is broken but did not bother me because it looks so good to display! ...Read and See More
This is a stunning example of a GWL PO badge, It has the vast majority of the gold frosted finish over the wreathe. The eagle is also super as well, take a look at the pictures. These are not easy to find in this condition!
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