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Dagger with Sheath and Belt

Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Steel, buffalo horn covered with granulated and repousse sheet silver, leather and cotton brocaded with metal thread
DATES 19th century
DIMENSIONS dagger, length: 12 in. sheath, length: 8 in. belt, length: 32 in.  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1994.8a-b
CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by Mrs. Carl L. Selden and Dr. Bertram H. Schaffner
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Dagger with Sheath and Belt, 19th century. Steel, buffalo horn covered with granulated and repousse sheet silver, leather and cotton brocaded with metal thread, dagger, length: 12 in. Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Mrs. Carl L. Selden and Dr. Bertram H. Schaffner, 1994.8a-b. Creative Commons-BY
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Dagger with Sheath and Belt