Object Place: Spain
Guard: 26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.); maximum open: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cork blades, painted and ornamented; silk; mother-of-pearl; brass
Not On View
Eighteen cork blades painted with design of insects approaching flowering and fruit-bearing branch; two raised insects on obverse guard. Beige silk connecting ribbon. Mother-of-pearl buttons on rivet, brass ring.
Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.