The copper handle from an early Indian dagger “Bich’wa”

Item:
134
Region:
India
Type:
Daggers
Description:
The copper handle from an early Indian dagger “Bich’wa” probably 15th century. In relief on the knucklebow is the god of war holding a snake, beneath a mask with open mouth. On the ground behind his head are engraved a row of spears. Bud shaped finial.
Metrics:
Overall length 5”
Price:
£750