Japan - IJA WW2 Kamikaze piloot kaiken met "horimono" - tanto - Dagger

Description
Japan - IJA WW2 Kamikaze piloot kaiken met "horimono" - tanto - Dagger
Good

Rare IJA WW II kamikaze pilot tanto (kaiken). The blade was forged in Edo period, "mumei", " hira-zukuri" shape with a beautiful horimono . The blade has WW2 Polish ", shows fine scratches and blemishes. Length "nagasa": 18 cm, "motogasane": 5 mm, "motohaba" : 2.4 cm. The blade is not curved, it has no chips or nicks and the cutting edge is sharp. Total length in koshirae: 30 cm. Will be shipped by insured mail (except to Russia and China).
I have added many photos of the item, so please make your own assessment based on the photos.
The sword stand is not a part of the lot.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
Japan
Model
IJA WW2 Kamikaze piloot kaiken met "horimono"
Sub-type
tanto
Weapon-type
Dagger
Condition
Good
Barrel/ blade length
18 cm
Overall Length
24 cm
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