University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:42-30-262A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arab
Provenience: Near East
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steel
Wood
Silver
Cloth
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:315 - Collector Number

Description

Slightly crescentic double-edged steel blade with pronounced medial ridge on both faces;tang inserted in wooden grip with concave sides; base and one face of grip covered with silver ornamented with rope design and two medallions; other face ornamented with two silver meddalions and tiney studs; medallions at end.


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