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Twenty Arrows

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Steel, bamboo, ivory, wood, feathers, horn
Dimensions:
Largest L. 40 in. (101.6 cm) Smallest L. 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm) Largest L. 40"; Smallest L. 16-1/4"
Classification:
Archery Equipment-Arrows & Quivers
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.2588a–t
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 378
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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