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U991.7.6
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : North Indian Khyber Knife with Bone Hilt and Scabbard
Date (Execution) : 19th C.
Geographical Origin : North India
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Medium / Material  : Metal; Ivory; Wood; Skin
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Visual Description : This straight bladed knife tapers from the hilt to a sharp point. The top edge of the blade is blunt and thick. The ivory hilt is smooth and has been riveted on both sides to an extension of the blade which can be seen running part way up the handle.
Accession # : U991.7.6
Width (cm) : 5.00
Height (cm) : 40.50
Depth (cm) : 3.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
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