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Title

Sword with scabbard (moso or rugi)

late 19th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Date

late 19th century


Media category

Arms & armour


Materials used

buffalo horn, horsehair, iron, wood and rattan, with traces of lime


Dimensions

84.5 x 8.5 x 3.5 cm :

a - sword; 69.5 x 24.5 x 3.3 cm

b - scabbard; 69 x 11 x 3.5 cm


Credit

Christopher Worrall Wilson Bequest 2010


Accession number

552.2010.a-b



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Glorious, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 May 2017–2019


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Unknown, Southeast Asian Tribal Art, Nov 1986, Plate 29 (colour illus.) unpaginated..