• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 215

    A MARINE IVORY HANDLED QAJAR DAGGER IN A SHAGREEN SHEATH, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY

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    A MARINE IVORY HANDLED QAJAR DAGGER IN A SHAGREEN SHEATH, IRAN, 19TH CENTURY
    With slightly curved blade of finely watered steel, damascened to either side at top, hilt of solid ivory, the sheath with ivory mounts - 19in (48.2cm) long


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