Dagger "fan" (Tanto)

Japanese


Object Place: Japan

Accession Number

1976.446

Medium or Technique

Painted

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Swords, daggers, knives

Brown lacquered and painted case resembling closed fan, opens to reveal steel, dagger. Cord depends from cylindrical “rivet.”

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection