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Sword with Scabbard

Date:
17th century
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Steel, mother-of-pearl, coral, shark skin, textile, gold, semiprecious stones
Dimensions:
H. with scabbard 36 in. (91.4 cm); H. without scabbard 35 1/4 in. (89.5 cm); W. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 9.7 oz. (728.6 g); Wt. of scabbard 8.1 oz. (229.6 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.48.2a, b
Not on view
Tom, Philip M. W. "Some Notable Sabers of the Qing Dynasty at the Metropolitan Museum of Art." Metropolitan Museum Journal 36 (2001). pp. 11, 217–18, figs. 19–22, pl. 3.



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