Enjoy my swords, and I hope they are added to your collection soon. Japanese Gunto sword by Wazamono smith "Yoshinao " in gorgeous Tachi style mountings. Japanese Gunto sword "Yoshinao " in Tachi style mountings. Sword bag, which is made of Kimono cloth.Beautiful Gunto Katana sword, which was smithed by O-Wazamono smith, Yoshinao , in very good condition. Gorgeous Tachi style mountings with artistically crafted parts attached. The blade is 84 cm (33 1/16") long cutting edge is 61.2 cm (24 1/8") long and is sturdy and healthy. The blade is finely polished and is in very good condition. The blade is well forged and has nice forging grains.
Hamon temper lines are beautiful. Sword bag is made of beautiful Kimono cloth. Mei signature: (Seki Noshu ju Takeyama YOSHINAO kinsaku).
Yoshinao was a retained swordsmith of Imperial Japan army around WWII and was ranked O-Wazamono. Habaki collar: Single piece copper. Cutting edge length (per registration): 61.2 cm (24 1/8). Nakago tang length: 22.8 cm (9).Whole blade length: 84 cm (33 1/16). Kissaki point: 37.5 mm.
Tsuka handle: 24.8 cm (9 3/4). Bare blade: 773 g (1.70 lb). With fitting: 1,315 g (2.90 lb). The blade is finely polished and is in very good condition with some minor flaws and scratches, which are not fatal.Koshirae mountings are in very good condition with normal wears seen in items of this age. Please see many pictures attached above. These pictures are my descriptions. Please view them carefully for conditions (including, but not limited to, the above mentioned) and details. Note 1: Please note that due to differences in computer monitors and different lighting conditions, there may be some variations in this item's appearance. Note 2: Please note that in some pictures there is a reflection of camera on the blade, but it is not flaw. Please feel free to ask me if you would like to double check it. Please note that the above information is based on Japan Posts service, which we are using, and some countries are defined differently from eBays system. Some images are for illustrative purposes only. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS - PLEASE NOTE. These charges are the buyers responsibility. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item "TACHI Japanese Katana Gunto Sword Wazamono Yoshinao 84cm Samurai Nihonto" is in sale since Sunday, March 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Swords". The seller is "high5japan" and is located in Tokyo.
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