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Wakizashi

Credit Line

Gift of the W. A. Compton Oriental Arts Foundation

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Accession Number

1998.114a-c

Medium or Technique

Wakizashi: tempered steel. Koshirae for Wakizashi: lacquer on wood with metal mountings by Kansai.

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor