logo
OPEN TODAY 10 AM – 5 PM

Knife

Image is Not Available
Object Number:42-30-452
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Sumatra
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Horn (animal part)
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:538A - Other Number

Description

Single-edged steel blade with thick convex back, sharp point, recurved cutting edge widening to guard on cutting side. Steel socket over horn grip which is bent at a right angle.

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.