Curatorial Section: Asian
|15th Century - 19th Century
|Steel | Gold
|Koftgari | Inlaid
Thrusting dagger, Katar. Triangular double-edged steel blade with wide shallow flouted groove on each side of medial ridge. This type of grooving is called "running water". Grip is two long parallel bars connected by double spindle and ornamented with Koftgari gold inlay work in floral pattern.
|Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
|278 - Collector Number | CG2005-1-1A - Found in Collection Number
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