Object Title

Scabbard (for a peshkabz)

Scabbard (for a peshkabz)

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVID.115

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Of wood covered with black leather crudely sewn down the centre of the back. At the top are a series of eyeletted holes revealing an underlying layer of red cloth. Elsewhere the scabbard is covered with simple geometric tooling.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The length of the scabbard is 345 mm. Weight: The weight of the scabbard is 0.05 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places India