Dagger with Hilt of Leafy Plants

Object Name: Dagger
Date: ca. 1640
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Hilt: Nephrite Blade: Watered steel
Dimensions: Max length with handle: 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm) Length of the Handle: 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm) Length of the Blade: 9 11/16 in. (24.6 cm) Width of bottom of the handle: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification: Arms and Armor
Credit Line: Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Nathaniel Spear Jr. Gift, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.321

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