Iron, copper alloy, wood, ray skin, leather, turquoise, coral, glass
L. 38 3/8 in. (97.5 cm); L. of blade 31 in. (78.7 cm)
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
LaRocca, Donald J. "Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet." In Warriors of the Himalayas. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 1, 2006. pp. 146–147, 166, no. 69, ill. p. 166.
Nickel, Helmut, William Reid, Ian Eaves, Mario Scalini, Claude Gaier, Álvaro Soler Del Campo, Jean-Pierre Reverseau, Jan Piet Pyupe, Donald J. LaRocca, Jeffrey Forgeng, Jonathan Tavares, Dirk H. Breiding, Pierre Terjanian, and Mr. Ronald S. Lauder. The Armorer's Art: Essays in Honor of Stuart Pyhrr, edited by Donald J. LaRocca. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: Andrew Mowbray Inc. – Publishers, 2014. pp. 94–95, fig. 2.
LaRocca, Donald J. "An Early Tibetan Text of the Connoisseurship of Swords." In The Armorer's Art: Essays in Honor of Stuart Pyhrr. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: Andrew Mowbray Inc. – Publishers, 2014. pp. 94–95, fig. 2.