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Sword ("Kilij")


Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/03/2001Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] Haji Salim from Trebizond; [Translation] O God, for us make it easy and do not make it difficult. Bring us good luck and save us from bad eyes.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Blade: 1761 (AH 1175); Replacement hilt: 18th-19th century (Ottoman)
Medium
blade: steel, inlaid with gold; hilt: nephrite
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.14
Measurements
3 13/16 x 29 3/4 x 15/16 in. (9.7 x 75.5 x 2.4 cm)
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