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Dagger

Date:
3rd–4th century
Culture:
Late Roman
Medium:
Iron (dagger), copper alloy (ring), silver
Dimensions:
a-iron dagger: 5 1/4 x 3/4 x 1/4 in. (13.3 x 1.9 x 0.7 cm)
b-ring and attachment: 1 1/2 x 1 x 3/8 in. (3.8 x 2.5 x 1 cm)
c-decoration: 3 15/16 x 11/16 x 1/16 in. (10 x 1.7 x 0.2 cm)
d-silver sheath end: 1 1/16 x 7/8 x 5/16 in. (2.7 x 2.3 x 0.8 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.192.49a–c
Not on view
Stanislas Baron, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Neumayer, Heino. "Die gallo-römischen Funde aus Frankreich im Department of Medieval Art des Metropolitan Museum of Art." Acta Praehistorica et Archaeologica 48 (2016). pp. 89–90, 107, fig. 7.



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