Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

From Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December, the Tūhura Science Centre and Tropical Forest will be closed for maintenance. 
We strive to produce the best experience 
for our visitors and this will allow us to make our Science Centre better for years to come.

Sword, Scabbard, D24.2231

Physical Description

Curved, single-edged blade, narrows to point. Widest tip end. Hilt silver, solid piece carved ivory. Ornate human figures, dancing (?). Plain, round-section, square-ended pommel. Brown wooden scabbard almost entirely covered silver, plain except seven raised, decorated rims, fretted curve/circle designs. Hemispherical knob each side near end. =X= engraved on end.




Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 695 x 40 x 30mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Sword): 675 x 36 x 30mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 440 x 40 x 29mm

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