An Indian Kard
Lot 91* Y
An Indian Kard
18th/19th Century
Sold for £687 (US$ 866) inc. premium

Lot Details
An Indian Kard
18th/19th Century
With tapering fullered single-edged blade becoming stiff diamond section at the point, beaked hilt and pinched-in basal mounts each damascened with gold foliage (worn), the former with small pierced mount for a suspension swivel (missing), and rounded ivory grip-scales, in original wooden scabbard covered in purple velvet (plush worn off) with gilt-copper (gilding worn) locket and chape each with shaped and pierced inner border, the latter with bud-shaped terminal
29.5 cm. blade
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