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Short Sword and Scabbard

18th–19th century
Iron, silver, turquoise, coral, wood, textile, leather
L. 24 in. (61 cm); L. of blade 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.1462a, b
Not on view
[William Ockelford Oldman, London, before November 18, 1935; sold to Stone]; 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. 5, 8, 15, 146–147, 162, no. 64, ill. p. 160.

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