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Sword Breaker with Scabbard

Blade inscribed with attribution to Gassan Sadakazu
(Japanese, Setsu (now Osaka), 1834–1918)

Date: late 19th century; scabbard 17th–early 18th century
Geography: Osaka
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Steel, leather, textile, copper alloy
Dimensions: L. 18 1/2 in. (47.0 cm)
Classification: Fencing Equipment
Credit Line: Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number: 36.25.2921a, b

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