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Short sword and scabbard

Period: Sasanian
Date: ca. 6th–7th century A.D.
Geography: Iran
Culture: Sasanian
Medium: Silver (scabbard and hilt), iron (blade)
Dimensions: H. 3/4 x W. 2 3/8 x L. 11 7/8 in. (1.9 x 6.1 x 30.2 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Implements
Credit Line: Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1988
Accession Number: 1988.102.44

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