Knife for cutting opium

Made:
China
maker:
Unknown

Metal knife, with wooden handle mounted with a dragon's head, used for cutting opium, Chinese

Details

Category:
Smoking
Object Number:
A642335
Materials:
brass, complete, steel, wood
type:
opium knives, ethnography (chinese), smoking (accessories) ethnography (chinese), opium knives, smoking (accessories)
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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