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Object Number:A1103B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bhutanese (uncertain)
Provenience: Tibet
Bhutan (uncertain)
Date Made: 15th Century - 1911
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1911
Section:Asian
Materials:Shark Skin
Leather
Metal
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1911
Other Number:9163 - Other Number

Description

Scabbard for dagger (A1103A). Shark skin grip on the handle. Tibetan hilt form. Leather band on the scabbard. Bhutanese type scabbard. Sheath may have been made at a different time than blade.


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