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Dagger Sheath

Object Number:42-30-270B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Persia
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steel
Silk
Bone (uncertain)
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:482 - Other Number

Description

Wooden sheath covered with light green velvet; wide cap and wide band at top of silver cut out in curvilinear design. Silver loop to which silk cord is attached.

Bibliography:

[Article] Cammann, Schuyler V. 1954. "Carvings in Walrus Ivory". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 18. no. 3. pg. 2-31 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 18View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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