Japanese Late War Showato

24.5" blade with gunome hamon.  8" nakago with arsenal-style signature and Showa stamp.  Wood scabbard with wood-burl lacquer pattern.


Blade is dulled and worn from scratches with scattered oxidation and staining.  Tang is altered and taped to fit in scabbard.  Scattered rust and oxidation to tang with signature mostly illegible.

Estimate: $300 - $500
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