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Dagger (Jambiya) with Sheath and Cord

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Persian, Qajar
Medium:
Steel, ivory (elephant), wood, velvet, silver, silk
Dimensions:
H. with sheath 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm); H. without sheath 13 5/8 in. (34.6 cm); W. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm); Wt. 7.1 oz. (201.3 g); Wt. of sheath 2.7 oz. (76.5 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.781a, b
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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