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Knife with Sheath

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Moroccan, Mekus
Medium:
Steel, wood, bone, brass
Dimensions:
H. with sheath 17 1/2 in. (44.5 cm); H. without sheath 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm); H. of blade 12 in. (30.5 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); Wt. 7.9 oz. (224 g); Wt. of sheath 3.7 oz. (104.9 g)
Classification:
Knives
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.780a, b
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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