• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 235

    A SPEARHEAD WITH DEITIES, POSSIBLY NORTH INDIA, 17TH CENTURY OR EARLIER

    Price Realised  

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    A SPEARHEAD WITH DEITIES, POSSIBLY NORTH INDIA, 17TH CENTURY OR EARLIER
    With straight polished fluted steel blade with reinforced diamond section point, overlaid rectangular reinforced section at base of blade with moulded deity either side extending from a dragon head, the socket with traces of silver gilt, wood sheath with plain black leather stitched cover - 16 3/4in (42.5cm) long


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