Knife with an Ivory Handle and Qur'anic Inscriptions. Object Name: Dagger. Date: early 19th century. Geography: Iran. Medium: Hilt: walrus ivory Blade: watered steel; gold inlay.
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A Turkish Blunderbuss pistol with a Damascus barrel.
OMG! At first I thought this was some steampunk accessory, but it happens to be a real pistol belonging to Emperor Charles V (ca. 1540–45)! More info here: http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/14.25.1425
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A NORTH WEST PERSIAN MIQUELET-LOCK BLUNDERBUSS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Koummya Dagger •Dated: 20th Century •Culture: Moroccan •Place of Origin: Ait Ouaouzghit region, Southwest Atlas •Medium: Steel, silver, ebony wood •Measurements: Full length: 41 cm, blade length: 23.5 cm