1868-1912. The hilt and scabbard of bone, sculpted with figures at court and highlighted with India ink. The end capes (kashira) are cut with stars, 6 ½” ivory blade of tanto form with integral habiki. While daggers of this type are encountered occasionally, this is the first with an ivory blade that we have encountered.
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