University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:42-30-264A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Arabian Peninsula
Date Made: 1700-1799
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:Near Eastern
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:523 - Collector Number


Double edged, crescent-shaped steel blade, on each face narrow engraved band with serrated edges enclosing wavy lines, tang is inserted in wide grip which contracts to a triangular end; completely covered with brass (?), one face of which is elaborately ornamented with concentric circles, stars, zig-zags, etc.

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |