University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:22371
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Plant Fiber
Iron
Wood
Paper
Silver
Technique:Lacquered
Inlaid
Incised
Iconography:Sun
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Joseph Drexel, 1902
Other Number:135 - Drexel Number
5 - Samurai Armor List
CG98-1-43 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Plain black lacquered sticks, with iron guards inlaid with silver with simple incised vine pattern. Black paper leaf with red sun disk motif.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 1906. Catalogue of the Lucy Wharton Drexel Collection of Fans in the Free Museum of Science and Art.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 40, #135View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] 1981. Echoes of the Samurai: An Exhibition of Japanese Arms and Armor.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. 32 p. : ill., map ; 28 cm. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |