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|Credit Line:||Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942|
|Other Number:||15 - Other Number|
Crescentic, watered steel blade with pronounced medial ridge on both faces; wide end inserted in bone grip, lentoid in section and widest at top and bottom. Grip completely carved in high relief in three registers; top, band of Arabic inscription; two seated (kneeling) and two standing crowned human figures; the lowest, on each side three seated (kneeling) crowned human figures between two urns.
|[Article] Cammann, Schuyler V. 1954. "Carvings in Walrus Ivory". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 18. no. 3. pg. 2-31 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 18||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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