Uncommon WWII Chinese Nationalist Officers Sword (ID: c290)
Uncommon WWII Chinese Nationalist Officers Sword
|( ID: c290 )|
A very uncommon style of Chinese nationalist officer sword. Patterned after the Japanese Army officers sword, this example has a handle which has several applied copper plaques, completely original to the sword, which likely signify it's use by a specialized officer or in a special regiment. Overall length is 33", blade is 28"