University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:78-15-14A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Naga Hills
Date Made: 1800-1945
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1945
Section:Asian
Materials:Steel
Wood
Leather
Credit Line:Gift of Frank Krich, 1978

Description

One knife of three in set. Steel/wood. Handle is two-tiered, blackened wood with scratched line design around second tier/flat top. Assam. Gurkha / Nepalese style "kukri" knife.


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