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Scimitar with Scabbard

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Turkish
Medium:
Steel, horn, silver, textile
Dimensions:
H. with scabbard 37 5/8 in. (95.6 cm); H. without scabbard 36 1/2 in. (92.7 cm); W. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 1.4 oz. (946.9 g); Wt. of scabbard 1 lb. 8 oz. (680.4 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
The Collection of Giovanni P. Morosini, presented by his daughter Giulia, 1932
Accession Number:
32.75.307a, b
Not on view
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