University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-278A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Khyber (uncertain)
Khyber Region, Afghanistan (uncertain)
Section:Asian
Materials:Steel
Wood
Brass
Stone
Technique:Inlaid
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:285 - Other Number

Description

Nearly straight single-edged steel blade tapering to point. Tang inserted in two-piece ivory grip. Edge of tang and top of blade ornamented with slight engraving.


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