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Sword handle

Period:
Kofun period (ca. 300–710)
Date:
6th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm); W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); D. 3/8 in. (1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.268.412
Not on view
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