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Dagger and sheath

Dagger and sheath

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Museum number:

    186&A-1896

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Descriptive line

Dagger and sheath (khanjar), watered steel blade with gold kuftkari, the sheath of green leather with silvered brass mounts, Iran, early 19th century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

L.A. Mayer, Islamic Armourers and Their Works, Geneva: Albert Kundig, 1962, p.57.

Categories

Arms & Armour; Islam

Collection

Middle East Section

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