Sword handle and pommel

Japanese
Kofun period
5th century


Dimensions

1.5 x 23 cm (9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.161

Medium or Technique

Bronze and silver, partially gilt

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Swords

Provenance

Purchased by Okakura Kakuzo in Japan for the Museum in 1907.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution