Koto Tachi Blade Attributed to Uda School With Type 94/98 Shin-Guntō Mounts
|Type||Shin-Gunto, Koto Tachi|
|Handle Materials||Wood, Fabric, Metal, Composite|
|Length of Blade (in.)||28" (blade) / 34.5" (blade tip to end of tang)|
|Number of Items||1|
|Additional Information||Sword features an accompanied scabbard and army type 1934 company grade tassel. Marks to tsuba (guard) translate “Wakase / Tokyo”. Older blade is attributed to the Uda School of Muromachi Period (1336 to 1573). The nakago (tang) bears signature “宇多國久” (Uda Kunihisa).|
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- blade shows minor nicks or edge damage; hilt shows wear to grip materials with tears in wrapping and tassel, wood chipping; missing mekugi (peg); scabbard has minor discoloration and wear throughout.
- measured in the scabbard.