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knife (weapons: edged)
nn12748
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  knife (weapons: edged)
object name:  knife (weapons: edged)

Place
Sri Lanka, South Asia, Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  Sri Lanka 

Materials & techniques
iron; copper alloy; white metal
Additional material & technique information
material: copper alloy (overall)
material: iron (overall)
material: white metal (overall)
Measurements
overall: 299 mm x 27 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 299 mm x 27 mm


Related subjects
association: War- and Peace-making
object name: knives (weapons: edged)

Record created 2004-05-26 by LRUSSELL
Record last updated 2017-03-30 by XGVIEWS

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