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Blade and Mounting for a Dagger (Tantō)

Date: blade, 16th century; mounting, 19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Steel, wood, lacquer, enamel, copper, copper-gold alloy (shakudō), water buffalo horn, gold, rayskin (samé), textile
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.887

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