Dagger Sheath


From: Sumatra

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

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Object Number 42-30-455B
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Sumatran
Provenience Sumatra
Section Oceanian
Materials Wood

Sheath of polished, light-colored wood. Body plain. Small polished light wood handle (wrangka) carved with designs along edges and radiating semicircle where meets body of sheath; plain polished light wood body (gandar).

Length 38.5 cm
Width 13.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 540 - Collector Number

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