University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-337A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Jaipur
Date Made: 15th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Steel
Ivory
Silk
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:529 - Other Number

Description

Dagger. Rectangular double-edged steel blade tapering to point. Deep grooves on both faces following contours of blade. Tang inserted in heavy ivory grip which is constricted in center and is attached with silver studs. Red and yellow silk tassels.


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