Kozuka blade with design of poems

Japanese


Dimensions

Overall: 20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5232b

Medium or Technique

Main material: steel; decorative technique: engraving

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Signed

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection