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Dagger and sheath

Both steel. The grip represents two monkeys? standing erect. The quillons are birds' heads? The blade and sheath are triangular.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

16.266a-b

Medium or Technique

Metal; steel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Arms and armor