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Dagger Sheath

Object Number:42-30-612B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arab
Provenience: Morocco
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Wood
Leather
Length: 25.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:307-A - Other Number

Description

Curved wooden sheath completely covered wit brass with deeply cut conventional design; brass ring through each of the two pierced extensions from the sides of the sheath at the top. Attached to the sheath are a snake-skin pouch and a small iron spoon. Silk tassel and thongs with shells at ends.

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