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Translation Of Markings on Type 14 Nambu Pistol Holster

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azboater

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Was wondering if a Member might Translate these markings on a Type 14 Nambu Pistol Holster?
Much Appreciated, located on inside flap
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I assume the top line is a Showa date?
 

Mike Cash

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Middle might be 山陽.

Top is probably a Showa date, yes.
 

Toritoribe

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The date would be 昭十四 Sho(wa) 14, i.e., 1939.
The one on the lower side is 大. It might be an abbreviation of something, or could refer to the size "large".
 

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