Knife with an Ivory Handle and Qur'anic Inscriptions

Object Name: Dagger
Date: early 19th century
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Hilt: walrus ivory Blade: watered steel; gold inlay
Dimensions: L. 14 1/16 in. (35.7 cm) W. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Classification: Arms and Armor
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.902

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