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Knife Sheath

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Object Number:42-30-346B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sinhalese
Provenience: Sri Lanka
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Silver
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:118 - Other Number

Description

Black wooden sheath fluted lengthwise, the upper two-fifths covered with silver which is also fluted and with traces of an inscription (?).

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