From: Japan

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Native Name Wakizashi
Object Number 48-28-4A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Japanese
Provenience Japan
Period Edo Period
Date Made 19th Century
Section Asian
Materials Copper | Iron | Gold

Fine Japanese sword (katana). Lacquered wood hilt with iron mountings with gold inlay. Blade is in fairly good condition but not the best quality. Fine kozuka. Kogai missing.

Length 75 cm
Credit Line Gift of Dr. Mason W. Zimmerman through Mrs. Bradford Williams, 1948

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