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Dagger (tanto) with a decorative presentation blade (includes 51.1199.1-51.1199.5)
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Dagger (tanto) with a decorative presentation blade (includes 51.1199.1-51.1199.5)


Description Inscription Credit
Description Dark brown saya with wood graining. Saya - dog eating grass, minogame, and shoki. Shrine name is on dog's collar.
Inscriptions [Signature] Juzan; [Signature] Hogen Ryuo; [Transcription] Meiji ni nen, ji nen roku ju mata roku Juso Hogen; [Transcription] [ ][ ] [ ][ ]zu/Natsuo; [Translation] not translated; [Translation] Meiji 2 (1869), Sixtysix years old, Juso Hogen
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1869 (late Edo; Meiji)
Medium
Dark brown lacquer, silver, gold, shakudo, sentoku
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1199
Measurements
16 15/16 in. (43 cm) (l.) mounted tanto
Geographies
  • Japan, Kyoto (Place of Origin)
  • Japan, Tokyo (Place of Origin)
  • Edo (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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