Fine gendaito signed shin-gunto wakizashi
in original polish (sold)
A stunning WW2 shin-gunto in its original polish, signed by well
known gendaito sword maker, with superb hamon; 54.7cm blade just
short of "official" katana length.
This is a stunning shin-gunto with superb original polish blade
signed by Hattori Masahiro; "Noshu Seki ju Hattori Masahiro
Saku" (see: signature
example here). The 54.7cm blade having a spectacular kinsuji
riding above the gunome hamon.
The shin gunto mounts in generally good condition, the leather
of the saya a little tired / shrunken near the koiguchi (throat).
Some very small light rust spots here and there on an otherwise
Further / full sized images available upon request. Item reference