University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:42-30-274A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steel
Ivory
Iron
Wood
Leather
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:15A - Other Number

Description

Straight, double-edged steel blade with slight medial ridge on each face, tapering to point. Deeply cut serrated crescents and stars on one face near the very wide tang which extends the full length of the two-piece ivory grip which has a straight, narrow, central section and a rounded end; two large iron studs.


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