Swords/Daggers

Dagger

DAGGER
Ivory Handle with Aluminum Bands
Blade/Handle: h. 12 in.
Sheath: h. 12 1/2 in., w. 2 5/8 in.
Whole Knife: h. 12 1/2 in., w. 2 5/8 in. 
Gift of Paul J. Bennett, 1990
BC90.4.36

 

dagger
DAGGER
North Africa
Silver with red leather sheath
h. 2.8 cm., w. 3.7 cm., d. 36.8 cm. 
Gift of Paul J. Bennett, 1990
BC90.4.037

 

Sword
SWORD

Burma/Myanmar
Silver foil over wooden armature, with sheath and cloth handle
h. 26 cm., w. 18 cm., d. 19 cm.
Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1987
BC87.1.47

 

Sword
SWORD

Burma/Myanmar
Silver Scabbard
Blade/Handle: h. 32 1/4 in., w. 2 1/4 in.
Sheath: h. 22 in., w. 2 1/2 in.
Whole Knife: h. 32 7/8 in., w. 2 1/2 in.
Gift of Paul J. Bennett, 1990
BC90.4.027

 

Sword, Takouba
SWORD, TAKOUBA

North Africa
Silver with Leather Sheath
Blade/Handle: h. 37 3/8 in., w. 3 7/8 in.
Sheath: h. 31 9/16 in., w. 2 1/4 in.
Whole Knife: h. 37 1/2 in., w. 3 7/8 in.

Gift of Paul J. Bennett, 1990
BC90.4.028

Sword, Takouba
SWORD

Silver and Wood Scabbard
Blade/Handle: h. 32 in., w. 1 1/2 in.
Sheath: h. 26 3/4 in., w. 1 1/2 in.
Whole Knife: h. 32 1/4 in., 1 1/2 in. 
Gift of Paul J. Bennett, 1990
BC90.4.029

 

Sword 
SWORD

Kris Short Sword with Wavy Naga Blade
Blade/Handle: h. 17 3/4 in., w. 3 1/2 in.
Sheath: h. 16 in., w. 6 3/4 in.
Whole Knife: h. 19 7/8 in., w. 6 3/4 in. 
Gift of John Lacey, 1997
BC97.2.55

 

Sword
SWORD

Shan/Laos
19th Century
Silver sheath, red cord wrapped
around top
Blade/Handle: h. 39 in., w. 2 1/8 in.
Sheath: h. 29 5/8 in., w. 2 1/8 in.
Whole Knife: h. 42 3/4 in., w. 2 1/8 in. 
Gift of Richard M. Cooler, 1997
BC97.4.1

 

Sword, Shan 
SWORD, SHAN

Burma/Myanmar
Silver Scabbard: h. 26 1/2 in.
Handle is: h. 11 1/2 in.
Gift of Helen Trager, 2004
BC2004.2.14