User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Double-edged rapier-type sword

Start collecting

Provenance

[Expedition date:] 1923-1924

Credit Line

Smithsonian Institution - M. F. A. Chinese Expedition

Chinese, Han dynasty, 206 B.C.–A.D. 220

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 80.2 cm (1 x 31 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.167

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork