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  1. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    My great grandson has a flintlock. I don't have a picture of but will get one since I can not find any info on it. The markings only has JAPAN 1881. But it is a flintlock long gun. I believe it is a 40 caliber. Anyone having any info it would be much appriciated.
  2. Knives & Edged Items
    Any help would be appreciated. What I don't know A similar bayonet was identified as "SERIES 46 CANA," what does that mean and how do I differentiate? Pommel has the Katakana Se セinside of a circle, What does that mean? Pommel also has Kuchi 口 or possibly Ishihara 石, What does that mean? Date...
  3. Curio & Relics Forum
    I have an Arisaka that I can not identify. The ONLY identification that I can find is a S/N 120xx. I can not find an Arsenal Mark, Series Mark, etc. I think it is a Type 38, but not even sure of that. My Type 99 is clearly marked with Kanji.
  4. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    This rifle was given to me very recently by my grandfather. He got it from one of his brothers who was in occupied Japan after the bombs dropped. I've been doing online research and took it to two separate shops in which both could not solidly nail down this type of rifle. It appears to have...
  5. The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Hello, I'm new to the board and wanted to first thank whomever in advance for their time and input. I recently inherited a antique Japanese Tanegashima matchlock rifle from my Grandfather's estate. I'll post a few photos so you can get an idea of what it looks like. I'm very interested in...
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