University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameMenuki
Object Number: 21677
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Gold
Shakudo
Credit Line:Gift of Sarah Frishmuth, 1899

Description

One of a pair of which the other is 21994. Gold on shakudo (see 52-4-1). Representing arrows and clustered plum blossoms -- symbols of the life of a Samurai.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 1981. Echoes of the Samurai: An Exhibition of Japanese Arms and Armor. : Page/Fig./Plate: 21View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[Article] 1900. "Collections and Publications". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Vol. II (No. 3): 172-180. : Page/Fig./Plate: 177View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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