Rifle

Unknown Japanese, Japanese

Share

1939-1943

Wood, steel, and leather

Overall: 43 7/8 in. (111.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the Estate of Corey Ford, Class of 1921H

169.75.21379

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, Japan

Period

20th century

Object Name

Armament

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Inscription

Serial number 38078. On top of barrel is Chrysanthemum mark and Japanese characters for "Type 99". Markings on side of barrel indicate gun was manufactured at the Kokura arsenal.

Provenance

Collected by Corey Ford (1902-1969); given to the present collection by the Estate of Corey Ford, 1969.

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