Objects
Knife and scabbard with knot. 17th - early 18th century
Knife and scabbard with knot. 17th - early 18th century
Object type
Knife and scabbard with knot
Place of origin
Northern India
Date
17th - early 18th century
Materials
Steel, ivory, gold, wood, precious stones, gems, fabric, braid, paper
Technique
Forging, inlay, carving, stamping, flat chasing
Dimensions
Total length: 30,7 cm; length of the sword-blade: 17,5 cm; width of the sword-blade base: 2,4 cm; length of the sword in scabbard: 38,0 cm
Object history note
From the armoury collection of Emperor Peter III.
Publications
Russian Emperors and the Armoury Chamber. Moscow, 2006
Moscow Kremlin. Imperial Cabinet of respite. Spb., 2004
Museum number
Ор-3837/1-2