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Object Number:42-30-176
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Basque
Provenience: Spain
Section:Historic
Materials:Steel
Wood
Technique:Engraved
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:94 - Collector Number

Description

Single-edged steel blade, the back tapering to long sharp point. Engraved decoration on both sides of blade. The more elaborate including three grooves painted red. Cylindrical wooden grip tapering to point; covered with brass with simple engraved linear decoration. Steel band over ca. 3/5 of back of grip. Back of blade notched for holding in position.


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