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Quiver with Six Arrows

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Wood, lacquer, bamboo, gilt metal, crystal
Dimensions:
L. of quiver 18 in. (45.7 cm); W. of quiver 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm); L. of each arrow 26 1/2 in. (67.3 cm)
Classification:
Archery Equipment-Arrows & Quivers
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.2560a–g
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 377
This ceremonial quiver contains six arrows of lacquered bamboo with gilt metal heads and crystal nocks.
George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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