WW2 Gunto Katana.
The blade of the sword despite having been used in combat, still has a good pulp, maintains its edge and hamon line
Jidai (era): WW2 Showa-era ca. 1941
Nagasa / border 55 cm
Tang: / 4 ”
Total length of the blade: 71 cm
Thickness of the blade @ habaki notch: 5.5 mm
Width @ habaki: 1-1
Yokote level width: 13/16 "
Kissaki Point: 1-1 / 2 "
Sori / curve: 3
Hamon / temperament line
Rest of blades in their original WW2 Shingunto frames.
Genuine Type 98
1 Tsuba relief in high quality + 4 high grade seppa # 11
Good handle generally clean WITH MOM FAMILY CREST metal bronze habaki.
Original big real same / skin and brown sild ito / wrap
Good and generally clean wooden box, with skin wear.
All frames are attractive, generally clean and in good condition.
Showing some wear and age and use with a good patina.
Making a brief summary, this is a magnificent example of a Japanese sword from World War II (Imperial Gunto) in good condition, which belongs to an official of an important Japanese family (a piece of history)
With Tassel of senior officer Captain or Coronel
- IJA WWII Imperial Japan Army Guntō military scabbard&Tassel&Tsuka cover (九八式軍刀 98type
- 98 cm
- 98 cm