Requires Photography

Sword (tantô type ) and guardless mounting with black lacquered sheath

Japanese
Muromachi period and Meiji era
15th - 16th centuries and 19th century
Fusamune (Japanese, dates unknown), Ikeda Takao (Japanese, 1848-1933)


Accession Number

11.5076a

Medium or Technique

Metal and lacquer

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection