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Japanese Type 32 Army Cavalry Sword W/ Matching Numbers
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A Type 32 cavalry saber with an overall length in the scabbard of approximately 37 inches, and with a blade length of approximately 30 inches. The matte finish blade is quite clean with the typical spots and smudges. The blade is smooth with no chips, cracks, or active rust and only some very small spots. The ricasso of the blade is numbered, and the matching number is stamped into the drag of the scabbard. The scabbard has a nickel steel finish which is toned from age and use. There is some light rust on the steel guard. Overall the sword is in very good condition.