Dagger Sheath. Gold From Tillya Tepe. Near Sheberghan, Jawzjan Province.
The warrior in Burial 4 predictably wore the only weapons found at Tillya Tepe. Two daggers, one 37.5 cm. long, the other 26.6 cm. long, were sheathed with scabbards ornamented with fabulous beasts in combat.
Photo: Louis Dupree
- acku Afghanistan
- Image Size
- 4650x3620 / 3.6MB
- Contained in galleries
- NATIONAL MUSEUM II: CE (Common Era)