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Sword (Kilij)

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Turkish
Medium:
Steel, gold, jade, ruby
Dimensions:
L. 37 5/8 in. (95.6 cm); D. of curve 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.1296
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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