Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

about 9th-10th century

Object Number

XXVIS.398

Provenance

Probably from a late Khazar tomb. Former Deposit (B.0367/3)

Associations

Notes

Compare two swords sold Sotheby's London 24 October 2007 lots 225-6. Another from Nishapur in the Metropolitan Museum of Art (no. 40.170.168, D Alexander, Furusiyya, Riyadh, 1996, II p. 99).