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#74706 09/30/2007 03:06 AM
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Hello all, a very fortunate buy yesterday. Salty, out of the woodwork, never in a collection grouping. A very nice Papa Nambu with both Tokyo and TGE marks. The Papa holster is in undamaged condition and Navy marked inner clamshell. The type 44 is abit beatup but functions well. The katana is full lenght 28.5" and the tang is unmarked and in great condition. Keep searching there are items to be splintered out of the woods. Best, Bill Bourque

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#74707 09/30/2007 03:19 PM
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Great stuff-what a find. Nice Papa/


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#74708 10/01/2007 03:06 AM
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Nice grouping! I'd love to see some close ups of the papa pistol (both sides) if possible. Thanks in advance.

#74709 10/01/2007 05:03 AM
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Hello, here is a pic taken quickly before the pistol entered legal transferance. It is unique as it has a Tokyo Gas&Electric stamp on the top reciever and the Tokyo Arsenal on the side. I will be able to provide more pics next week. Best, Bill

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#74710 10/13/2007 11:05 PM
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Hello more pics.
Bill

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#74711 10/13/2007 11:06 PM
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#74714 10/14/2007 12:40 AM
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Very nice!

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