"Under the Moon"
Graphite and Lacquer on Wood Panel
60 cm x 50 cm
Soldiers’ Inventories by Thom Atkinson, for the Telegraph Magazine.
editor: Great series of British soldiers’ equipment from different wars and battles through British history & up to the present. See the original story on the Telegraph website, an interview on Creative Review, & full series of images on ThomAtkinson.com.
Piha Kaetta Dagger with Sheath
- Dated: 18th century
- Culture: Sri Lankan
- Medium: steel, ivory, wood, silver, brass
- Measurements: H. with sheath 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm); H. without sheath 12 15/16 in. (32.9 cm); H. of blade 6 3/16 in. (15.7 cm); W. 1 7/16 in. (3.7 cm); D. 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm); Wt. 20.7 oz. (586.8 g); Wt. of sheath 4.1 oz. (119.1 g)