Three walrus ivory-hilted steel daggers North India and Persia, 19th Century(3)

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Three walrus ivory-hilted steel daggers
North India and Persia, 19th Century
(3)

Sold for £ 2,040 (US$ 2,583) inc. premium
Three walrus ivory-hilted steel daggers
North India and Persia, 19th Century
comprising a Qajar jambiyya, the hilt with traces of enamelled-gold inlay, the pommel with inlaid rubies; a kard decorated in gold overlay with floral motifs, the wood scabbard clad in red velvet with gilt-brass mounts; and a fragmentary jambiyya decorated in gold overlay with floral motifs; the wood scabbard clad in red velvet with gold koftgari steel mounts
the kard 39 cm. long(3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    James Baillie Fraser, 15th Laird of Reelig (1783-1856) and his brother William Fraser (1784-1835).
    Private Scottish collection by direct descent.
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