Marked on the interior of the lid with the first standard mark for after 1838, the “EP” touch for Emil Puiforcat and the number 2308. Around the rim of the bottom section are the makers mark and the first st...
Condition; some surface rust and wear to the highlights.
Interesting and humorous, perhaps the tsuba of a shy child now a samurai.
Condition: good condition with minor scratches, uneven oxidation, and wear. The gilding is worn in places, but overall good condition.
Condition: Overall excellent condition with one professional darned repair on the border between one star and cross (see close up image). One tiny loss of a hooked tuft, a little wear at one edge otherwise very clean with good ...