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Kozuka blade with design of grapevine

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese,

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5224b

Medium or Technique

Main material: steel; other metals: gold; decorative technique: nunome-zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor