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Dagger (Tantō) with Scabbard

Date: blade, dated 1869; mounting, 19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Steel, silver, gold, copper, copper-gold alloy (shakudō)
Dimensions: L. 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm); L. of blade 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification: Daggers
Credit Line: Gift of Brayton Ives and W. T. Walters, 1891
Accession Number: 91.2.7

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