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Knife w/sheath

Object Number: 
1948.602ab
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Steel, wood, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 3 x 1 1/8 in. ( 34.9 x 7.6 x 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Dagger with slightly curved steel blade and carved wooden handle; wooden sheath with dark wood and ivory trim.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this object 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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. James G. Harbord
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group