ARMY SHIN GUNTO
Mint Gunto made by Masanori whose signature appeared on the Tang.
Signed: "SHOWA YRS . 19TH JAN
Masanori was seki' s swordsmith during WW2.
This sword was made in SHOWA PERIOD during WW2, and mounted in army Officers Type Shin-GuntoÃ‚Â 98.
The blade is 26'' long from tip to top of Habaki.
THE TSUKA IS 10''
Total length with Mount Koshirae IS 41 1/2 ''
The blade is almost without flaw and in good polish.
Overall condition of the sword is in near mint condition.
Price : NOT FOR SALE