Blade for a Long Sword (Tachi), Named “Meibutsu Ōkanehira”, By Kanehira, Heian period, 12th century (National Treasure)
Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 13
September 26, 2023 (Tue) - December 3, 2023 (Sun)
Room 13 features selected swords and sword–fittings from the Heian to Edo periods, including Blade for a Long Sword (Tachi), Named “Meibutsu Ōkanehira”.
|Highlight||National Treasure||Blade for a Long Sword ("Tachi"), Named “"Meibutsu" Ōkanehira”||By Kanehira||Heian period, 12th century||F-19932|
|Highlight||Blade for a Dagger ("Tantō"), Named “"Meibutsu" Mōri Tōshirō”||By Yoshimitsu||Kamakura period, 13th century||F-5|
|Important Cultural Property||Sword Guard with a Tiger in the Rain||By Nara Toshinaga (1667–1736)||Edo period, 18th century||F-20199||On exhibit through October 1, 2023|