Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sword with Scabbard

17th century
Steel, mother-of-pearl, coral, shark skin, textile, gold, semiprecious stones
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)
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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