Authentic IJA WW2 Officer Katana "Shin Gunto" in combat mountings, Gendaito. The blade was forged between 1926-1945 (no date) by gendai smith Yoshikane and signed: " Yoshikane". The blade has good WW 2 time polish and shows minor fine scratches and stains, but no nick , no crack, no forging flaws at all and cutting edge is very sharp, beautiful "togari/gunome" hamon with deep temper at the point. Motogasane ": 7 mm," motohaba ": 3.2 cm, length "nagasa" : 65.7cm, sori : 1.7 cm, total length in koshirae: 100.5 cm. The leather cover of the saya has traces of use . This sword is in good collectible state. The sword standard is not part of the auction.
Will be sent insured (Russia and China excluded).
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- Country of manufacture
- Manufacturer/ Maker
- Weapon Type
- Authentic IJA WW2 officer katana "Shin gunto", gendaito
- Overall Length
- 100 cm
- Barrel/ blade length
- 65 cm