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Sword (tachi type)

Signed

Bishu Osafune Morishige

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Nanbokuchô–early Muromachi period, late 14th–early 15th century

Accession Number

11.5157b

Medium or Technique

Tempered steel

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor