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Blade and Mounting for a Short Sword (Wakizashi)

Date: 19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Black lacquer, iron, silver, sharkskin
Dimensions: L. of blade 20 in.; with scabbard 27-11/22 in.
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of Brayton Ives and W. T. Walters, 1891
Accession Number: 91.2.50

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