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帶鞘青銅短劍
Short Sword and Sheath with Crouching Feline

Date:
10th–8th century BC
Culture:
Northeast China
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Sword: L. 9 in. (22.9 cm) Scabbard: L. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.201.32a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
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