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Koto Naginata with mei

Hello,

I was lucky to acquire this fine naginata , but I can not translate the faint mei for certain, can someone help me out? It looks like a nice old piece, perhaps late Koto?
regards
Peter G.

tsuba signature

Hello,

Can someone help to translate the mei on this tsuba?
thanks in advance
regards
Peter G.

Showa-to

I thought I would add this photo, an image is better than words.
Michel

Showa-to signature

Good morning
May I have your help to read the smith name on a Japanese sword made during WW2. The sword has a Seki stamp (5 x 5 mm), It has an atrative ko-gunome midare hamon and an O-maru boshi, length 64.5 cm. Unorthodox fuchi-kashira more like late 19th century than war production, the tsuba is regulation in shape only as it is covered with cherry blossoms, habaki has well spaced file marks angled ay around 60 degrees. Saya is aubergine in color and so is the tsukamaki. Menukis seems to be a family mon not the regulation ones.

need help translating writing on koshirae and blade

Hello,

I got this cute little tanto with intersting koshirae, it has writing (maybe a poem ?) on it and also on the blade that rather looks like a signature. Can someone translate it for me please?
thanks in advance
regards
Peter G.

need help with mei

Hello,

I have small wakizashi blade believed to be around 1500's, it has a 5 kanji mei , the 3rd is Kuni and the 4th seems to be Yoshi but I can not identify the rest with Hawley's, help would be grateful.
regards
Peter

Mei Smith

Ladies and gentlemen good afternoon. You can Tell A blacksmith me about this? I have attached pictures mei. Thank you in advance to all who respond.

Yamashiro kuni ju Nobukuni

Yamashiro kuni ju Nobukuni

Yamashiro kuni ju Nobukuni

Good evening from France,
Here some photos (in three deliveries) about my wakizashi signed ( my reading) Yamashiro kuni ju Nobukuni. Can someone help with a comparison or an explanation on what the Kuni part of Nobukuni is an identification.
Thank you in advance for your help with your knowledge.
Datjin

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