Saber (Peidao) with Scabbard, Steel, gold, silver, brass, bronze, silk, leather, wood, Chinese

Saber (Peidao) with Scabbard

Date:
late 18th–19th century
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Steel, gold, silver, brass, bronze, silk, leather, wood
Dimensions:
H. with scabbard 37 in. (94 cm); H. without scabbard 34 1/2 in. (87.6 cm); H. of blade 28 3/4 in. (73 cm); W. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); D. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 5.1 oz. (598.2 g); Wt. of scabbard 9 oz. (255.1 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.48.1a, b
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