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Sword with Scabbard Mounts

Date:
6th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron, gilt copper, wood
Dimensions:
L. 32 7/8 in. (83.5 cm)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.13.2a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 377
A tomb at Kosumita Serata-mura, Nitta-gun, Kozuke Province.
Dean, Bashford. Notes on Arms and Armor. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1916.



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