Dagger

Dagger
Title
Dagger
Date 
ca. 1902
Medium 
Steel, wood, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 5/8 x 3 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 29.5 x 9.5 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Dagger with straight, double-edged steel blade which is elliptical in cross-section; brass cross quillons with ball finials; wooden grip with carved ridges and brass pommel.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. James G. Harbord
Object Number 
1948.604
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this dagger was acquired by the donor's husband, Colonel James Guthrie Harbord (1866-1947), while serving as Assistant Chief of Philippines Constabulary, U. S. Army, from 1903 to 1914.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group