Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Dagger (Knuckle Duster, Copy)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Indian, south Indian
Medium:
Steel, copper alloy
Dimensions:
L. 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm); W. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Wt. 13 oz. (367.5 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.2864
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
Related Objects

Saber with Scabbard

Date: grip, 18th or 19th century; guard and scabbard, 19th century; blade, dated A.H. 1099/A.D. 1688; decoration on blade, 19th century Medium: Steel, gold, copper alloy (brass), jade (nephrite), diamond, emerald, pearl Accession: 23.232.2a, b On view in:Gallery 379

Dagger with Scabbard

Date: 1605–27 Medium: Steel, iron, gold, rubies, emeralds, glass, wood, textile Accession: 1984.332 On view in:Gallery 379

Armor of Mail and Plate

Date: late 18th–first half of the 19th century Medium: Steel, iron, copper alloy, textile Accession: 36.25.11a–g On view in:Gallery 379

Saber

Date: blade and guard, 19th century; grip, 18th century Medium: Steel, jade (nephrite), gold Accession: 36.25.1293 On view in:Gallery 379

Dagger (Katar)

Date: 18th century Medium: Steel, gold Accession: 36.25.696 On view in:Gallery 379