Sakamoto swordsmanship scroll declared authentic

National / History Nov 9, 2015

Sakamoto swordsmanship scroll declared authentic

A swordsmanship scroll issued to legendary samurai Sakamoto Ryoma has been declared authentic by an expert at the Kyoto National Museum, confirming he was indeed a master swordsman. Despite Sakamoto's deadly reputation, his true prowess with the sword had often been debated by experts. Born in ...