Item #: BQ3222 -- A WWII Period Signed Tanba Kunihide Gunto Katana Blade -- $815.00
The blade signed, "Tanba Kunihide," and is not dated but carries a Showa stamp. This smith is a listed gunto blade maker. Bare blade with original brass habaki offering. The hamon is an active medium sugaha with gunome. Very minor surface rust and scratches. Ready for martial arts use or could be polished and produce a finished blade with no remaining problems. 67.6 cm. nagasa.