Sword Scabbard


From: Japan

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number 42-30-250B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Japanese
Provenience Japan
Period Edo Period
Date Made 1603 - 1868 CE
Section Asian
Materials Lacquer | Wood | Stone | Cotton

Iridescent, black lacquer sheath. Green cord with white stone and four cotton tassels attached. On the side of the scabbard is a slot for a knife.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 395 - Collector Number

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