Object Title

Scabbard (for a peshkabz)

Scabbard (for a peshkabz)

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVID.116

Provenance

Found in Flint Tower in 1986 then transferred to top floor of New Armouries.

Physical Description

Of wood covered with black leather rather crudely sewn down the centre of the back. At the top the leather is pierced by three rows of five diamond shaped openings revealing red and yellow cloth. Elsewhere the leather is covered with simple blind tooling.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The length of the scabbard is 312 mm. Weight: The weight of the scabbard is 0.05 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places India