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Is this a fake Japanese gunto type 94?

Article about: Hello everyone. I saw this sword for sale on an auction site... I know only a little about Japanese swords, but after a few hours of investigation for me it seems to be fake Gunto type 94. I

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    Default Is this a fake Japanese gunto type 94?

    Hello everyone. I saw this sword for sale on an auction site... I know only a little about Japanese swords, but after a few hours of investigation for me it seems to be fake Gunto type 94. I'm really curious about your opinion. Thank you.
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    Typical pictures taken by an individual who has no knowledge of what to photograph. From what I can see, the blade shape does not look correct for a Japanese made sword. All of that leather may be hiding other obvious flaws.
    BOB

    LIFE'S LOSERS NEVER LEARN FROM THE ERROR OF THEIR WAYS.

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    Fake for sure!!

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    The good thing about the Chinese is that they make terrible fake Japanese swords.

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