Artist French
  • Othello and Desdemona Dagger and Scabbard
Date between 1840 and 1850
Medium Silvered and gilt bronze
Dimensions Overall: 21 11/16 × 4 3/4 × 2 5/16 inches (55 × 12.1 × 5.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Lucile and Paul Audouy
Accession Number 1997.3
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Era of Revolution S331, Level 3 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, on front quillon block: OTHELLO
(Lucile and Paul Audouy, Galerie Elstir, Paris, France);
1997-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)