An Indian Hindu dagger Khanjarli from Vizianagram

Item:
7
Region:
India
Type:
Daggers
Description:
An Indian Hindu dagger Khanjarli from Vizianagram, late 17th century, double edged blade of finely watered Oriental Damascus steel, chiselled with foliage and bracketed by stylised Makarra or elephant heads. Ivory grips, ribbed steel knucklebow with pierced animal’s head finial.
Metrics:
Blade length 8¼” (21cms) Overall length 12½” (32cms).
Price:
£2,200