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Dagger

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Object Number:42-30-309
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bheel
Provenience: India
Date Made: c. 1800
Early Date: 1775
Late Date: 1825
Section:Asian
Materials:Horn (animal part)
Metal
Technique:Engraved
Inlaid
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:210 - Other Number

Description

Dagger. Horn, grip and blade in one piece. Blade recurved double-edged tapering to point. Grip widening to flat roughly rectangular pommel. Engraved annulets originally inlayed(?). Prototype of 42-30-342.

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