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Matchlock Gun

Inscribed by Kunitomō Katsumasa (Japanese, Edo period, active 18th century)
18th century
Iron, wood, silver, brass
L. 54 in. (137.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Bashford Dean, 1914
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 377
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