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Scimitar

Date: early 17th century
Culture: Turkish
Medium: Steel, brass, silver, gold, jade, turquoise
Dimensions: L., 42 1/16 in. (106.83 cm); sword L., 40 1/8 in. (101.9 cm); blade L., 35 in. (88.9 cm); greatest W. of blade, 1 1/4 in. (3.18 cm); greatest D. of blade, 1/4 in. (0.64 cm); Wt., 4 lb. 4 oz. (1928 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Pfeiffer Fund, 1978
Accession Number: 1978.145

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