WW2 Imperial Japanese Pilots Lot Suitcase Sword Headband Wings Medal Banner. A Japanese pilots personal lot in his suitcase. There are many interesting things; an equipment bag, two sets of pilots wings, a wool flight suit collar, a medal box with pin and rosette, a medal, a religious banner?
A Kamikaze headband, a short sword scabbard and sword bag, and keys for the suitcase. The suitcase has wood trim and is 34 x 18 x 8. It has custom built features, one is holder for a sword, the other is a ring to hold an officers hat. The headband is cotton with a cherry blossom stamp on the back. The short sword is an old samurai case, nice tsuba, wrapped handle with gold trimmed menuki.
The blade is missing, replaced with a wood blade. (the original steel blade was likely used for the pilots personal demise as is tradition).
A nice lot, and rare. All museum quality original items.
The item "WW2 Imperial Japanese Pilots Lot Suitcase Sword Headband Wings Medal Banner" is in sale since Thursday, October 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Medals, Pins & Ribbons".
The seller is "artscooter" and is located in Exeter, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States.