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Tsubas  Small sample of Tsuba collection by Fred Fimio

Item #245-58 Bizen Toshiro Sukesada 

Length: 48.8 cm

Type: Wakisashi

Period:  1573 - 80 AD

Class: Saijo Saku


Item #245-57 Hizen Yukihiro

Length: 27.5" cutting edge

Type: Katana

Period:  1715 AD


Item #245-56 Sekishu Sadatsuna (Son of Naotsuna. One of the ten students of Masamune)

Length: 69.4 cm

Type: Tachi

Period:  1355 AD

Class: Jo-Jo Saku NBTHK Hozon


Item #245-53 Yamato Tegai Kanekiyo

Length: 64.4 cm

Type: Shinogi Zukuri

Period:  Late Kamakura


Item #245-52 Dewa Kami, Kokyo Minamoto, Mitsu Hira 

Length: 74.6cm

Type: Katana

Period:  Edo - 1652


Item #245-51 Awa Kaifu Ujiyoshi 

Length: 70cm

Type: Katana

Period:  1497-1507


Item #245-50 Edo Ishido Tsunemitsu

Length: 66cm

Type: Katana

Period:  1624 - 1688


Item #245-49 Bishu Osafune Junin Yokoyama Kosuke Daijo Fujiwara Sukesada

Length: 36.6cm

Type: Wakisashi

Period:  1633-1721


Item #245-48 Yamato Shizu

Length: 68cm

Type: Katana

Period:  Late Kamakura - early Nanbokucho


Item #245-46 Soshu-Ju Tsunahiro Saku 

Length: 38.4cm

Type: Wakisashi

Period:  1532 - 1550


Item #245-43 Rai Kuninaga 

Length: 71.8 cm

Type: Katana

Period:  1329-1331

Style: Shinogi-Zukuri



Item #245-41 Gassan Sadakatsu ***NEW***

Length: 26 cm

Type: Tanto

Period:  Showa

Style: Aikuchi, Shinogi Tsukur

Class: Jo-Jo-Saku, NBTHK Hozon


Item #245-39 Yamashiro Rai Kunizane 

Length: 70.6 cm

Type: Tachi

Period:  Late Kamakura

Style: Shinogi-Zukuri

Class: Sai-Jo-Saku, NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon


Item #245-37 Bizen Sanenori 

Length: 71.2 cm

Type: Tachi

Period: Kamakura  (1317 - 1330) 

Style: Shinogi-Zukuri

Class:  NBTHK, Juyo Token


Item #245-36 Kongo Byoei Moritaka  

Length: 71.1 cm

Type: Tachi

Period: 1293 - 1300

Style: Shinogi-Zukuri


Item #245-30 Hizen Ju Harima Daijo Fujiwara Tadakuni 

Length: 71.1cm

Type: Katana

Period: 1640

Style: Shinogi Zukuri


Item #245-21 32 Gen Suji Kabuto  

Mei: (Signature) Mumei

Period: Muromachi Period

Shikoro: Black Kozane 3 layers
Special Feature: Kabuto with the sun design on Maedate lacquered with Sabiji Nuri


Item #245-20 Kabuto & Menpo

Length: A 42 plate Suji Kabuto & Menpo composed of iron plate & leather.

Period: Edo
Condition: Excellent


Item #245-18 Taira-Takada Tomoyuki

Length: 67.4cm

Type: Katana
Period: Muromachi
Style: Shinogi Zukuri


Item #244-10012 Bizen Ichimonji Sukekuni

Length: 69.35 cm

Style: Shinogi Zukuri

Period: Late Kamakura period

Class:  JUYO TOKEN Certificate - The 51st Shinsa

Condition: Excellent

Nakago: Mumei attributed to Bizen Ichimonji Kokubunji Sukekuni

Koshirae: Buke Tsukuri; fine mountings


(The above dates reflect the Swordsmiths peek productivity period only)


APPRAISALS: Fred has over 55 years of experience.  Our President, Fred Fimio, will gladly appraise any art sword you have in your collection, or require for insurance coverage, claims, customs or court cases.


HOW: Contact Fred Fimio at  Appraisals can only be done in person, so an appointment must be scheduled.