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WW2 Japanese NCO's Shin Gunto / Katana, Sold

In good condition, a WW2 Japanese NCO's Shin Gunto / Katana with matching serial numbers.

WW2 Japanese NCO's Shin Gunto / Katanaimage v30 1

Sold Item Notice

Matching serial numbers 33429 to the blade and scabbard / saya; this is an early war NCO's shin gunto.

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The 26 5/6 inch blade is in very good condition but with some patina patches. Blade firm in the hilt. The hilt / grip with some original copper coloured paint remaining. The saya / scabbard is good, a little light rusting, with some war time green paint remaining. The sword sheathes and draws well. The locking pin mechanism works well.

A well above average early WW2 NCO shin gunto for just £(too late, now sold). Please quote item reference V30 (0974). Further / full sized images available upon request.

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