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Knife

Object Number:78-15-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Naga Hills
Date Made: 1800-1945
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1945
Section:Asian
Materials:Steel
Wood
Bone
Lacquer
Credit Line:Gift of Frank Krich, 1978

Description

Single blade with triangular point. Handle inlayed with "X". Top is flat, left pale wood. The rest of the handle has been darkened and is rounded, curving up to a flat top.

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