From: Arabia (uncertain) | Iran (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 42-30-272
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Arabia (uncertain) | Iran (uncertain)
Section Near Eastern
Materials Steel | Ivory
Technique Inscribed (uncertain)

Straight, single edged steel blade tapering to point. Heavy, rectangular tang extending full length of the two-piece ivory grip, etched decoration on both sides of blade near tang, and around the tang, partly visible inscription.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 566 - Collector Number

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