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Short Sword (Duan Jian)

Date: ca. 4th–1st century B.C.
Geography: Xinjiang
Culture: Eastern Central Asia
Medium: Steel, bronze, gold
Dimensions: L. 26 3/8 in. (67 cm)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Purchase, Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, by exchange, 1998
Accession Number: 1998.418

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