Forensic Fashion
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>Costume Studies
>>1842 Afghan jailumi
Subject: jailumi 'champion' tribal warrior
Culture: Pathan / Pashtun Afghan
Setting: tribal / border warfare, Afghanistan 19thc
Objectkarud, churra khyber sword

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* Higgins Armory Museum > Scimitars to Samurai: Arms and Armor Around the Globe
"Karud (long knife), 1800s  Afghanistan  
Steel; elephant ivory; silver  Weight: 1lb. 10 oz."  ...

* American Museum of Natural History > Stout Hall of Asian Peoples

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