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Sacrificial Sword (Ramdao)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Indian, Bengal (?) or Nepalese
Medium:
Steel, wood, brass
Dimensions:
L. 35 1/2 in. (90.2 cm)
Classification:
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.1284
Not on view
[William Ockelford Oldman, London, before 1935; sold to Stone]; George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Gods of War: Sacred Imagery and the Decoration of Arms and Armor," December 10, 1996–December 1997, no. 6.

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