University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-189A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Spanish
Provenience: Spain
Section:Historic
Materials:Steel
Horn (animal part)
Brass
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:167 - Collector Number

Description

Straight, parallel-sided, single-edge steel blade, the cutting edge rounded to point. Etching on blade, badly worn, includes an eagle, a star between A and I, two almost obliterated words, and "Garantizado. No. 87 G N." Tang inserted in rough grip composed of horizontal sections of dark and light horn; knob, widened on one side, of same construction, with brass plate at end.


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