A Persian walrus ivory-hilted dagger
Lot 92Y
A Qajar walrus ivory-hilted Dagger Persia,dated AH [12]98/ AD 1880-81
Sold for £2,000 (US$ 2,922) inc. premium


Lot Details
A Qajar walrus ivory-hilted Dagger
Persia,dated AH [12]98/ AD 1880-81
with tapering, ridged, watered steel blade, the forte gold inlaid with scrolling floral vines, the hilt with figural scenes of Shah and consorts, and four inscription-filled cartouches including a Persian quatrain and the date
26cm. long
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