All submitted weapon manufactured at the very end of the Edo period around 1850, shortly before the opening of the country.
Teppo - Japanese arquebus. Length 67 cm. Shape of the trunk - standard octagonal. The barrel is decorated with engraved floral designs. Teppo has a wick trigger with a protective cap. Charged with a barrel. It has a trigger, front sight and sight. The box and the handle are made of Japanese oak and varnished, the box is decorated with a beautiful ornament with curling foliage of gold. On top of the handle is a camon (generic emblem) in the form of the three leaves of the mallow daimyo (the great) of the Tokugawa or Matsudaira family (they have the same Kamon). The samurai of noble families from ancient times was made to decorate their weapons with the family emblem.
Another teppo - miniature, for hidden wearing. Figuratively speaking, this is a greatly reduced arquebus, a kind of wick pistol. Teppo dimensions: width 4,5, length 14 cm. The shape of the trunk is octagonal. The barrel is decorated with an ornament with curling foliage of gold. It has a front sight and a sight. There is a wick trigger on the teppo. The lock plate is made of copper and gold alloy. Charged with a barrel. On the trunk and on the wooden lacquered handle in a variety are applied Kamon daimyo of Tokugawa or Matsudaira clans.
Big teppo with the monk of the Tokugawa-Matsudaira family. Length xnumx see
Yoroidoshi tant ((punching knife, armor penetrating knife) with a monk of the Tokugawa-Matsudaira family. Length (total) 29 cm.
Wakidzasi (short sword of constant wear) with polychrome enamel with karashisha (Japanese lion dogs). Length (total) 65,5 cm.
Japanese weapons on the eve of the opening of the country
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