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Dagger

Object Number:42-30-634A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Persia (uncertain)
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ivory
Brass
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:290 - Other Number

Description

Double edged steel blade with one straight and one convex side tapering to sharp point; both faces of blade etched. Tang inserted in ivory grip, lentoid in section and deeply notched on each side near each end.

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