WWII Japanese Officers Sword

Type 98 Shin-gunto
Signed Sukehiro Sakue
Dated 2602 (1942)
Mint all around – mounts & blade
Very nice original tassel
Original war-time condition
Tomita Sukehiro was given special honor seat at the 1941 sword exhibition
One of the most active temper lines I’ve seen in a gendaito
Cutting edge measures 27″
Sold as found
This is an incredible blade in excellent original wartime condition by one of the top WWII Japanese swordsmiths.


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