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Blade and Mounting for a Ritual Dagger in the Form of a Sword (Ken)

Date: blade ca. 1200, hilt ca. 1350
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Steel, wood, copper, and gold
Dimensions: Overall L. 12-3/4 in. (32.4 cm)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number: 29.100.1369a–c

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