Type 14 Nambu automatic pistol with the enlarged trigger guard for gloved hand
T 14 Nambu with the safety in the "fire" position. Safety is swung up and back for the "safe" position.
Figures on the slide read "Nagoya series 1 serial no. 67611" Figures on frame - Japanese character, for Showa 18 . 3, year of manufacture. 1943 in the month of March. Hirohito's reign (Showa) started in 1925, every thing numbered from that, so add 18 to 1925 you get 1943.
First character (+) 10, second symbol for 4, thus 14. Third character, "year" last is "type"
Canvas holster with pouch for three boxes of cartridges. Has place for cleaning rod and extra firing pin.
Serial number and date match pistol
Magazine is stamped with last three digits of serial number.
A box of unopened 8mm round. Box is made out of cardboard, has manafactor and date printed on box. That box made in 14.9, September 1939.