A koftgari steel Push Dagger (khatar) India, 18th Century(2)
Lot 389
A koftgari steel Push Dagger (khatar) India, 18th Century(2)
Sold for £1,800 (US$ 3,023) inc. premium
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A koftgari steel Push Dagger (khatar)
India, 18th Century
with tapering double-edge watered steel blade, the hilt profusely decorated in gold with floral sprays; and a Deccani koftgari-hilted steel Child's Sword (tulwar), India, 18th/ 19th Century, with curving and double-edged polished steel tapering blade, the steel hilt decorated in gold with a repeat design of flowerheads within a lattice design
dagger 36.5 cm. long; sword 68.1 cm. long(2)
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