wakizashi / tsuba / blade / saya / daisho / tsuka
Wakizashi (short sword blade) 1958,0730.133.a. Made of steel. Part of daisho (matching pair) with 1958,0730.154. Stored in shirasaya (plain wooden storage scabbard).
Saya (scabbard) 1958,0730.133.b. Made of wood. Peacock's feathers in powdered mother-of-pearl maki-e; stone appearance shakudo ground depicting chrysanthemums and scrolling in gold line inlay. Made of black lacquered wood and metal.
Tsuka (hilt) 1958,0730.133.c. Stone appearance shakudo ground depicting chrysanthemums and scrolling in gold line inlay. Made of wood, ray skin and copper.
Tsuba (sword guard) 1958,0730.133.d. Mokko-shaped). Stone appearance shakudo ground depicting chrysanthemums and scrolling in gold line inlay. Made of shakudo.
- Made in: Japan
- Length: 19.5 inches
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Object reference number: JCR7692
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