University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:A1393
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Bhutan
Eastern Tibet (uncertain)
West China (uncertain)
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Iron
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914

Description

Band around outer edge with straight line is silvered iron. Woven knot would have been longer but broken off. Hook and attachment is typical of Chinese influence, for wearing on belt. Quality of blade is very good.


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