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Lot 2302: Two Japanese Swords in Shin Gunto Fittings, One Signed

Auction Date: February 15, 2023

Lot 2302: Two Japanese Swords in Shin Gunto Fittings, One Signed

Auction Date: February 15, 2023

Estimated Price: $1,600 - $2,500
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Two Japanese Swords in Shin Gunto Fittings, One Signed

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1) Signed shin gunto pattern sword, 37 1/4" OAL, 26" blade with jagged hamon, non-regulation tsuba and kashira, leather covered saya, and a blue and brown sword knot. The tang has one mekugi-ana, with a "Showa" stamp and a 4-figure signature on the left side. Good. 2) Shin gunto sword, 32 1/2" OAL, 23 1/4" blade with straight hamon and near full length bo-hi grooves, cherry blossom themed retention stud. The tang is unsigned, with two mekugi-ana, and appears to have been shortened. Provenance: The Paul Crockett Jr. Collection

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