9 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
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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