Object Title

Sword (nimcha or saif)

Sword (nimcha or saif)

Date

1771-1799

Object Number

XXVIS.178

Provenance

Purchased at auction, Sotheby's 16 December 1980, lot 289. From the Major A D F White collection.

Physical Description

This sword ressembles in all respects XXVIS.179. One quillion end is missing as is the chain knucklebow.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length: overall 835 mm (32.8 in), Blade length: 695 mm (27.3 in), Scabbard length: 738 mm (29 in), Weight: Sword 0.675 g (1 lb 7.75 oz), Scabbard 0.370 g (13 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations