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ad ref. GS1288CC4
£ 374.83
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Katana (1) 20th century

BladesUsed£ 375 Current biAuction Item
On Auction : I am pleased to offer this original handmade Japanese relic for high ranking officers of the Samurai army in the Russo-Japanese period. Kyu Gunto mounts from World War II. The sword represents the rare opportunity to own a historic katana, and mounted on rare Kyu Gunto mounts that include a desirable family on the hilt Engraving on guard of the General owner of the sword SEIROSHI KIHEI in NAWA KENKICHI Russian-Japanese WarThe blade and mounts are in a regular condition. The mounts are of the Russo-Japanese Kyu Gunto period. The mounts are in a regular condition. The tsuka is in the form of a sabre. There is a Hiogi family, or cypress fan, used by clans such as the Akita. The saya (scabbard) is made of open air metal. The metal sheath is in good condition. Given the protective sheath, the skirt is expected to be in regular condition, retaining approximately 95-98% of the original finish. Given the history, craftsmanship, signature, condition and exceptional mounts, I believe this piece would be a premium addition for a collector of WWII militaria or Japanese swords,Here are the detailed measurements of the sword:the sword has the tassel of a high ranking officer....Read full description
CategoryBlades
ConditionUsed
Price£ 375 Current bi
Sale typeAuction Item
MakeKatana (1)

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