Saito Hajime is my favourite character from the anime and Yosuke Eguchi just nails it.
That uniform - the gloves, the belt, the sword…
In 20th Century after WWII, swords have become easily the most recognizable Japanese artifact to the Western powers. Even those who are completely ignorant to Japanese culture are well aware of the distinct appearance and power of the curved blades of the east: The…
Japanese Dagger & Knife Set
A Japanese dagger (probably a tanto) and knife set. The section behind the knife has a very interesting glittery material. The knife features an inscription.
Source: © 2013 The Wallace Collection
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