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Dagger sheath

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Leather sheath with openwork floral design.

Provenance

From "House" at Deir el-Ballas; 1900/01: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: brought from Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Object Place

Deir el-Ballas, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 27.8 x 6.7 cm (10 15/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1682

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Swords, Daggers, Knives