Dagger with scabbard

Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, 18th century
Mughal School
Steel; white jade inlaid with gold, rubies and emeralds, and velvet with gilt metal
W (overall): 36 cm (14 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Stephen R. Turner
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Weapon and Armament


India, kundan, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. cat. 38, pp. 229-232.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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