An Indian sword shamshir c 1800

Item:
957
Region:
India
Type:
Swords
Description:
An Indian sword shamshir c 1800. The sharply curved blade is single edged. The brass hilt has swollen sexagonal quillon finials and is engraved overall with flowering foliage against a stippled ground. The hilt retains traces of original gilding. Good age patina
Metrics:
Blade length 27” (68.5cms) Overall length 31¾” (81.5cms)
Price:
£575