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Blade and Mounting for a Dagger (Tantō)

Date: blade, 16th century; mounting, 19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Steel, gold, copper, copper alloy (sentoku), wood, lacquer
Dimensions: L. 22 5/8 in. (57.5 cm); L. of blade 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Classification: Daggers
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.882

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