I do feel a strong presence while in my hands. But, this piece is one of a kind and can be worth more. One tiny ding, NO CRACKS, NO BENDS, NO BLIZZTERS.
Cutting edge is "11 1/2 INCHES and the whole sword is " 19 inches long very sharp and heavy. Please look at pictures for more personal evaluation of item, I have taken all angles of the sword with very clear pictures. Please I'll be happy to answer any questions or send more pictures. No russia, italy, or china - unless willing to receive in person by me and i will have to get a permit to get into country. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Edged Weapons".
The seller is "thesamuraimonkey42" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.