bought type 95 NCO sword 20 years ago. is it real?
Article about: I got this 20 years ago found these forums and others. I think its real but have some slight doubts. Namely the blade is not sharp. It might have been at one time. The blade seems rather shi
Thank you all for the awesome information, stories and photos! You have helped answer the questions and concerns I had about the sword. If anyone is intersted here is a better picture of the arsenal stamps.
To me it looks like:
Iijima - Tokyo - Kokura
Thanks again for the information and help!
Regarding the sword photos you posted. The last kanji is obscure, but looks like it could be:
The second sword. The first kanji is obliterated, but is most likely
[Sa]tō Kanezumi Saku
Nihonto Club source
Too bad they do not belong to you or another forum member.