WW2 Japanese Army Sword TASSEL -COLONEL Field Grade -IJA Gunto -Officer KatanaDetails
Minty! Japanese WW2 Army Officer shin-gunto sword available. This crazy-mint condition Japanese WW2 sword would make an important addition to any collection!
Look at that condition. What a beauty. This sword's fittings still have their gold wash. This sword also has a beautiful blue/brown Company Grade tassel attached to a premium clasped hands sarute!
This signed sword was made by Yoshitsugu. There is a Seki stamp on the nakago. Yoshitsugu was a ranked swordsmith--he earned the 1 Million Yen skill designation.
The blade has a beautiful peaked hamon. The blade measures 25 3/4" (as measured properly with a tape pulled tight from the blade tip to the bottom of the notch in the habaki).
This sword is in as close to mint condition as it gets! The mounts are, well, almost perfect! The saya lacquer 99%+. The blade is in a beautiful state of polish. An occasional small scratch can be found on the blade.
What a beautiful condition WW2 sword!
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