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Knife

Knife Sheath

Native NameMiid Hlaem
Object Number:82-7-175
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Isaan
Provenience: Thailand
Baan Pluoei
Date Made: ca. 1971
Early Date: 1966
Late Date: 1976
Section:Asian
Materials:Steel
Rattan
Length: 54 cm
Outside Diameter:3 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:071 - Other Number

Description

Long blade with plain wooden handle. Sheath is made of a collection of bamboo strips bound together at top by interweaving of rattan strips. Top flares out due to rattan strips.

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