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Sword

Native NameWakizashi
Object Number:48-28-4A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper
Iron
Gold
Length: 75 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mason W. Zimmerman, 1948

Description

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.

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