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Katana (blade)

Credit Line

Gift of the W. A. Compton Oriental Arts Foundation

Japanese, Muromachi period, 1610

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 x 72.1 cm (1 1/8 x 28 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1998.136

Medium or Technique

steel

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor