Sheath with slit and loop handle

은제도금타출문장도집, 銀製鍍金打出文長刀鞘

Korean
Goryeo dynasty
12th–13th century


Object Place: Korea

Dimensions

L. 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.), diam. 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.607a-b

Medium or Technique

Gilt silver with repousse decoration

On View

Arts of Korea Gallery (Gallery 179)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Provenance

1939, gift of Yamanaka and Company, New York to the MFA (Accession Date: June 8, 1939).

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Company, Boston