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Daggar and sheath in case

Handle of dagger in form of robed skeleton holding scythe and hourglass standing on plinth, flanked by skulls and crossbones. Inscription on base: L'uomo propone e dio disfone. On reverse: La carboneria al tiranni 1820. Sheath has applied silver trophies in center on each side and attached...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

1820

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

1980.267.1-2

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Arms and armor