From: China

Curatorial Section: Asian

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Object Number 42-30-237A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Chinese
Provenience China
Period Qing Dynasty
Date Made 19th Century
Section Asian
Materials Steel | Copper Alloy
Technique Gilded

Single-edged steel blade; horn grip, cap and band of silver gilt repousse. Probably belonged to nobleman as the dragon was reserved for princes or dukes. Qianlong quality.

Length 31.5 cm
Width 2.3 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 27 - Other Number

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