WW2 Japanese Late Model Type 95 / 1945M NCO
Shin Gunto, Sold
In very good condition, a scarce WW2 Japanese Late Model Type
95 / 1945M NCO Shin Gunto.
Guaranteed authentic: A WW2 Japanese Late Model
Type 95 / 1945M NCO Shin Gunto. Blade serial number 201750. Replacement
saya / scabbard (serial number 2617).
The 26 3/16 inch nagasa (cutting edge section) blade is in very
good condition, some black patina spots, with no apparent nicks,
firm in the hilt. The wooden hilt has dry split both sides, but
nothing major. The pommel cap wobbles (moves a little). The steel
scabbard in good order with a lot of original camouflage paint remaining.
The sword sheathes and draws well.
Scarce sword, scarce low price, just £? (too late, now sold).
Please quote item reference S45 (0654). Further / full sized images
available upon request.