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Mounting for a Short Sword (Wakizashi Goshirae)
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Culture
Japanese
Title
Mounting for a Short Sword (Wakizashi Goshirae)
Work Type
Mounting for a short sword (Wakizashi goshirae)
Sword Fittings
Date
mounting 19th century; grip ornaments 16th century; hilt collar (fuchi), dated 1849
Material
Wood, lacquer, ray skin (samé), thread, copper-gold alloy (shakudō), brass, iron
Measurements
L. 26 1/8 in. (66.4 cm)
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Purchase, The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, by exchange, 2011
Rights
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File Properties
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MMA_DP271694.jpg
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