Signed WWII Japanese Katana Samurai sword. Late Edo Period. Along with a lacquered Scabbard.
Signed: Mei Kuriyama Mumyo Noshusumi
Decorated four point oval WWII Tsuba (cross guard) with gilt bronze Menuki (grip decoration) Excellent stingray Sa me grip with complete Ito cloth wrapping all with a beautiful Kashira end cap with triangular swivel hook.
-The single holed tang is clearly signed by the maker.
-Vibrant visible temper line (Hamon)
-Blade is still razor sharp and nearly nick free with a fine polish
H 3 in. x W 38.5 in. x D 3 in.H 7.62 cm x W 97.79 cm x D 7.62 cm