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Japan - Katana - Sword

Lot reference 32304471

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Good - 1945

Country of manufacture: Japan
Weapon Type: Sword (More lots)
Sub-type: Katana
Year of Manufacture: 1945
Condition: Good
Material: steel
Overall Length: 105 cm
Barrel/ blade length: 66.6 cm

Authentic traditionaly hand forged Japanese Gendaito Katana.
Quality blade in sharp polish and in good health withsome light scratches in top half section.

This blade has no arsenal mark, it is a custom ordered blade, also the signature is on the opposite , tachi side , which is rare.
Mei reads: 一則 Kazunori and dated 1945 August on the other side.

Swordsmith Kazunori 一則 (1926-1989), real name "Kanematsu Kazuichi 兼松一市" was born and worked in Seki city, Gifu as a Jumei Tosho who was certified swordsmiths from Army headquarter of Japan and kept working after the war making custom swords.

It is rare to find a katana from the last month of the Japanese surrender.

Koshirae seems to be of same age as the blade, the fuchi bears a clan family symbol.

cutting edge: 66.6 cm
thickness: 7mm
Width: 30 mm
curvature: 1.6 cm
whole sword length: 105cm

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