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Wakizashi (hilt, scabbard, blade)

Credit Line

Gift of the W. A. Compton Oriental Arts Foundation

Japanese, Edo period, 1689

Dimensions

Overall (sword guard): 6.6 x 7 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.) Overall (middle length sword): 40.1 cm (15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1998.137

Medium or Technique

steel, lacquer

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor