Dagger Sheath


From: Near East

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 42-30-262B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Arab
Provenience Near East
Section Near Eastern
Materials Steel | Wood | Silver | Cloth

Wooden sheath covered with cloth under tooled leather; the sheath curved so that the end which is covered with silver for a distance of 30.5 cm. and is elaborately fluted and engraved, is parallel with the grip of the knife.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 315 - Collector Number

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