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Sword (tantô type)

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Signed

Yamato Shikkake Norinaga yonjûhachi kore o tsukuru Bunpô san nen tsuchinoto hitsuji san gatsu tôka 〇和尻懸則長四十八作之 〇保三年己〇三月十日

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Kamakura period, 1319

Dimensions

Length: 22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

11.5144

Medium or Technique

Tempered steel

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor