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Knife and Sheath

Object Name:
Knife and sheath
dated A.H. 1223/ A.D. 1709–10
Attributed to India or Turkey
Damascened with gold
Knife: H. 9 9/16 in. (24.3 cm) Max. W. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm) Max. D. 7/16 in. (1.1 cm) Wt. 1.768 oz. (50.123 g) Sheath: H. 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm) Max. W. 15/16 in. (2.4 cm) Max. D. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm) Wt. 1.416 oz. (40.144 g)
Credit Line:
Gift of Rutherford Stuyvesant, 1891
Accession Number:
91.16.88a, b
Not on view
Inscription: inscribed on hilt and dated 1121AH/1709-10
Rutherfurd Stuyvesant, New York (until 1891; gifted to MMA)
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