6 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A KUTCH DAGGER WITH ASSOCIATED HILT, 18TH CENTURY
The steel straight blade with thickened spine, hilt of silver gilt with floriated design, the wooden sheath with repousse gilt fittings the end in the form of a bird's head, the eyes set with a ruby, green textile covering - 9 5/8in (24.7cm)
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