The name of the Japanese maker and the sun are engraved onto the surface of the short blade. The scabbard has a wooden core that is covered in gold metal sheeting that has the traditional diamond shaped and chrysanthemum patterns etched onto the surface along with a row of Japanese characters on one side, a dragon on the other. The hilt has metal sheeting with more Japanese characters.
Asian antiquities are gauranteed to be authentic and from the period stated. All of our artifacts come with a Certificate of Authenticity.
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