University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameKatar
Object Number:42-30-329
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Date Made: 15th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Iron
Technique:Relief
Iconography:Elephant
Tiger
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:294 - Other Number

Description

Katar. Iron. One piece. Long triangular blade thickest near point. Elephant and tiger in low relief on each face. Grip formed by narrow straight parallel bars connected by double iron spindle.


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