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Knife and sheath

Knife and sheath

  • Place of origin:

    Africa (North, made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Steel with green-stained bone decorated with brass and leather

  • Credit Line:

    Given by B H Jackson Esq.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.269 & A-1950

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Steel knife blade with a green-stained bone handle decorated with brass, and brown leather sheath

Place of Origin

Africa (North, made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Steel with green-stained bone decorated with brass and leather

Descriptive line

Steel knife blade with a green-stained bone handle decorated with brass, and brown leather sheath, North Africa, 19th century

Materials

Steel; Bone; Brass; Leather

Techniques

Forging; Staining

Categories

Arms & Armour; Metalwork; Tools & Equipment; Accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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