B688. Goto Kodogu at The Fittings Museum
B688. Kochi Ke Hizo Tokubetsuten – Soken Kinko Goto Ke no … The Kochi collection of the family Goto and the publisher is the Fittings Museum in Japan. 1995. Softbound, 8 1/4 x 11 3/4″, 37 pages in Japanese and each piece is described in English also. The Goto masters were the Big Kahunas of kodogu. Beautiful book on incredible fittings.
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KONOIKE-KE HIZO TOKUBETSU TEN SOKEN KINKO GOTO-KE NO MEISAKU O ATSUMETE
(Catalogue of the Konoike Collection of Goto sword fittings). 8.25″x 11.5″.
paper covers, 37pp all colour plates illustrating 20 mitokoro-mono, 29
pairs of menuki and 1 kozuka, all with Edo period origami. There is a brief
English text to the plates.
Condition is excellent. 11 ounces. $50.