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Dagger and Sheath

Period:
late Eastern Zhou (770–256 B.C.)–Han (206 B.C.–A.D. 220) dynasty
Date:
ca. 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
China
Medium:
Bronze, gold
Dimensions:
Dagger and sheath L. 9 in. (22.9 cm); Dagger (hilt only) 3 11/16 in. (9.4 cm) Sheath L. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm); W. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm); D. 5/16 in. (.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Seymour Fund, 1969
Accession Number:
69.218a, b
Not on view
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