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 Japanese Katana (26 Blade) sword with linen tag  

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Item Description
Antique Japanese Katana (26" blade) sword found during WWII, leather covered wood Saya, missing Mekugi (peg), linen tag translates to: This is a family sword that has protected my family for generations and it is to be treasured. I am going into battle July 1942 and do not expect to survive. Whoever finds this should treasure it as it will protect them. The reverse side of the linen tag has an address on it.
Sale Details
Sold For: $2,000.00
On: May 19, 2012
City: New London
State: IA
Seller Information
Auctioneer: Corey Fraise
Company: Menke-Hoyer Auction & Realty Co., Inc.