Showa Katana With Declaration of Success for Japanese Army
Signature: Noshu Seki Ju Fujiwara KaneHiro Saku. With declaration of success for Japanese Army. Sho Stamp.
Year Made: 1940s
Forging Pattern: Tight Mokume
Tempering Pattern: Midare/Sanbon
Dimensions: Blade Length: 26.3 inchesNakago: 8.2 inches 7 mm thick and 32 mm wide at Hamachi
Mountings: Matching 1937 pattern Shin Gunto.
Overall Condition: Good, no rust, some surface scratches from use.