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Object Number: 21791
Current Location: In the Artifact Lab
Currently On Display
Culture:Persian
Provenience: Iran
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steel
Technique:Engraved
Iconography:Myth
Koran
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. William Pepper, 1899

Description

Sword or putonar with steel hilt and drooping quillions. The blade engraved with mythologic figure and verses from the koran


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