Sword, Samurai, Japanese

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Transferred from the Fort Huachuca Museum

Materials

  • BLADE - STEEL
  • SCABBARD - BRASS

Dimensions

  • 3-D (Scabbard): 71.8 x 7 x 2.5cm (28 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 1 in.)
  • 3-D (Sword): 95.3 x 7.6 x 6.4cm (37 1/2 x 3 x 2 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

Japan

Physical Description

Steel blade with brown painted brass scabbard with hanging loops.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Weapon

Inventory Number

A19860094000