3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A JADE HILTED DAGGER WITH DAMASCENED BLADE, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY AND LATER
With slightly curved steel blade with central ridge, damascened to upper section with fighting animals, jade hilt with leaf and flower design terminating in agate stone set in silver and gold openwork mount, wood sheath with purple velvet cover - 15 1/2in (39.5cm) long
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