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Dagger with Sheath, Belt, and Accessories

19th century
Iron, leather, bone, horn, ray skin, copper, silver, textile
L. 15 3/4 in. (40 cm); Wt. of knife 7 oz. (200 g); Wt. of belt, sheath, and accessories 1 lb. 9 oz. (700 g)
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
La Rocca, Donald J. "An Approach to the Study of Arms and Armour from Tibet." Royal Armouries Yearbook 4 (1999). p. 127, fig. 29.

Lankester, Philip J. "Two Maces from Henry VIII's Arsenal?." Royal Armouries Yearbook 5 (2000). p. 127, fig. 29.

La Rocca, Donald J. Warriors of the Himalayas: Rediscovering the Arms and Armor of Tibet. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. pp. 134–35, 213, nos. 46, 110, ill.

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