An Indian dagger Katar
An Indian dagger Katar, 17th or 18th century from the Bikaneer Armoury, blade of polished and finely watered Oriental Damascus steel, thickened point and burnished edges. Polished steel hilt with pricked armoury inscription and another engraved. In a blue velvet covered sheath.
Blade length 8½” (22cms) Overall length 15½” (39.5cms)