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Object Number:42-30-305B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Bhutan
Date Made: 15th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Leather
Technique:Filigree
Repousse
Iconography:Flowers
Animals
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:331 - Other Number

Description

Sheath. Black leather. Lower third covered with silver with repousse decoration around edges. Heavy silver filagree band with long heart-shaped pendant at top and decorated with flowers and two animals facing each other.


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