Dagger with scabbard

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Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, 18th century
School
Mughal School
Medium
Steel; white jade inlaid with gold, rubies and emeralds, and velvet with gilt metal
Dimensions
W (overall): 36 cm (14 3/16 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Stephen R. Turner
Accession Number
F1984.3a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Weapon and Armament
Type

Dagger

Keywords
India, kundan, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), velvet, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Stephen R. Turner

Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. cat. 38, pp. 229-232.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum