Sheath for Scimiter, no date

  • Sudanese, African

Leather, steel, horn, wood

  • Overall: 25 × 2 5/8 × 2 3/8 inches (63.5 × 6.7 × 6 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

99.5B3531.B

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • African
  • Steel
  • Wood
  • Horn
  • Leather
  • Sheath

Frederick Stearns [1831-1907]; 1907-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Sudanese, African, Sheath for Scimiter, no date, leather, steel, horn, wood. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 99.5B3531.B.