A S.Indian Katar c 1700

Item:
24
Region:
India
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A S.Indian Katar c 1700, blade of finely watered Oriental Damascus steel with thickened point. Swollen fluted handlebars on foliate chiselled brackets, hilt sides chiselled with repeated foliate design and pierced beaded edges, considerable traces of gilt silver foil damascene overall.
Metrics:
Blade length 7” (17.5cms) Overall length 13¼” (34cms)
Price:
£1,650