University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-253A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 1900 - 1942
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1942
Section:Asian
Materials:Steel
Wood
Brass
Silver
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:207 - Other Number

Description

Single-edged steel blade rounded to point. Wooden grip closely wrapped with black lacquered leather thong. Two small brass plaques of sea creatures. Silver cap and band with relief wave decoration.


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