India - Indischer Waffenschmied - Kard - Moghuldolch (Khanjar) with original scabbard

Description
India - Indischer Waffenschmied - Kard - Moghuldolch (Khanjar) with original scabbard
Excellent

Indian Moghul dagger ,approx. early to mid 19th century. The shape of this high-quality Rajasthani dagger bears witness to the skill and care of its manufacturer. The blade is made of best damask steel with a playful recess, the handle crowned with an elephant head made of silver. The transition of the blade to the handle is engraved and decorated with gold. A Rajasthani dagger of the highest quality with undamaged sheath decorated with olive-coloured damask fabric and finely penetrated gold threads.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
India
Manufacturer/ Maker
Indischer Waffenschmied
Weapon Type
Moghuldolch (Khanjar) with original scabbard
Sub-type
Kard
Condition
Excellent
Material
Damascus-silver-gold
Overall Length
38 cm
Barrel/ blade length
24 cm
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