Objects
Knife from saadak set. 1513
Knife from saadak set. 1513
Object type
Knife from saadak set
Place of origin
Russia
Date
Materials
Silver, wootz steel, ivory
Technique
Forging, damascening with gold, niello, engraving
Dimensions
Total length: 57,3 cm; blade length: 44,0 cm
Object history note
Belonged to Prince Andrey Ivanovich of Staritsa.
Publications
Faith and Power. The Age of Ivan the Terrible. Moscow, 2007
State Armoury Chamber, Spb, 2002
Museum number
Ор-64/1