WWII Japanese Company Grade Officer Sword
The sword has an overall length in the scabbard of approximately 37 inches, with a blade length of approximately 31 inches. The blade is generally quite bright with a false temper line, with some scattered spots on both sides of the blade. The brass pommel, back strap, and guard show a dark, uncleaned patina. The grip is covered in leather which shows wear but which is complete and intact. The nickel plated scabbard shows a film of small rust spots but remains bright, with several small dents.