A damascened Dagger (Khinjal) India, Circa 1700
Lot 261Y
A damascened Dagger (Khanjarli) India, circa 1700(2)
Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,399) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A damascened Dagger (Khanjarli)
India, circa 1700
with curved watered steel blade with koftgari gold decoration to upper blade, the grip with gripshells of ivory held together by rivets with goldheads set with small rubies
33.7 cm. long(2)

Footnotes

  • A similar example is in a private Danish collection (Islamic Arms and Armour from private Danish Collections, Copenhagen, 1982, no. 123).
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