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Dagger (Khanjar) with Sheath

Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
hilt, Indian, Mughal; sheath, Indian, Kutch
Medium:
Steel, jade, gold, ruby, emerald, diamond, silver, pearl, wood, velvet
Dimensions:
H. with sheath 15 1/4 in. (38.7 cm); H. without sheath 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm); H. of blade 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm); W. 3 in. (7.6 cm); D. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 2.9 oz. (535.8 g); Wt. of sheath 2.9 oz. (82.2 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.652a, b
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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