GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Superb 1930's - Early WWII Japanese Pilot Suicide Knife with Maker-Signed Blade
ARTIFACT: Superb 1930's early WWII Japanese Pilot Suicide knife with maker-signed blade. The knife features a light wood handle and sheath and the steel blade shows Japanese kanji that read: "Sen", "no", "Sen", "In" = Senno SenIn and "Mura", "Masa" = Muramasa swordsmith.
VINTAGE: Circa 1930's early WWII
SIZE: Approximately 10-3/4" x 1-7/8" full; Grip: 3-1/2" x 1-7/8"; Sheath: 7-1/8" x 1-7/8"; Blade: 6-1/2" x 7/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Light wood, steel
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Japanese militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBGJX16 LABGEX4/16
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The suicide knife shows minor to moderate wear, the blade shows some oxidation, overall very fine condition.