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莫臥兒王朝 鑲金嵌寶馬頭形玉劍柄
Sword handle in the shape of a horse’s head

Period:
Mughal period (1526–1858)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
India
Medium:
Jade (nephrite) with gold and stone inlays
Dimensions:
H. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm); W. 2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification:
Jade
Credit Line:
Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902
Accession Number:
02.18.778
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 222
Heber R. Bishop , New York (until 1902)
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