WWII Era Japanese Type 95 Army NCO Sword and Scabbard
|Type||Sword and Scabbard|
|Handle Materials||Brass, Base Metal|
|Scabbard Materials||Base Metal|
|Length of Blade (in.)||27"|
|Additional Information||Stamped on the handle from left to right is the Suya company logo, a Kanji character used as arsenal inspection mark by Tokyo First Arsenal, and the “four-cannonballs” mark of the Kokura Arsenal identification. On the right side ricasso is stamped the serial number 21997 R. The scabbard throat is also stamped with a worn serial number, and appears to read 144520.|
- Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.
- patina and paint loss; embedded residue; scratches, and abrasions with indentations throughout; the blade is very sharp; the sword fits tightly into its scabbard.