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Blade and Mounting for a Sword (Katana)

Naganori (Japanese, active 13th century)

Date:
blade, 13th century; mounting, 19th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Steel, wood, lacquer, silver, gold, rayskin, silk
Dimensions:
L. of blade 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of the family of Dr. Francis E. Doughty, 1907
Accession Number:
07.109.5
22102

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