Knife Sheath


From: Khyber (uncertain) | Khyber Region, Afghanistan (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Asian

Object Number 42-30-278B
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Khyber (uncertain) | Khyber Region, Afghanistan (uncertain)
Section Asian
Materials Steel | Wood | Brass | Stone
Technique Inlaid

Wooden sheath with offset top. End curved upward. Completely covered with sheet brass with elaborate coventional designs. Four blue and one red stone inlay remaining.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 285 - Collector Number

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