The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
This object is currently being catalogued
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  • This object is currently being catalogued
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Atjeh Province, North Sumatra
  • 18th century
  • Ivory, gold, wood, cabachon rubies, enamel and steel, enamelled, chased and incised
  • Length: 28.5 cm, blade
  • OA1630
  • Oriental Armoury
History
  • The comte de Pourtalès-Gorgier sale, Paris, 8 March 1865, no. 1633; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.