An Indian dagger Katar

Item:
46
Region:
India
Type:
Daggers
Description:
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 3 pricked armoury inscriptions and one engraved. In a brown leather covered sheath.
Metrics:
Blade length 9¼” (23.5cms) Overall length 17” (43cms)
Price:
£1,200