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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 154

    AN OTTOMAN DAGGER WITH ASSOCIATED AGATE HILT (KARD), TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN DAGGER WITH ASSOCIATED AGATE HILT (KARD), TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
    With straight watered steel blade with ridged spine, decorated to conjuncture with scrolling gilt vines, the hilt of polished amber with natural pale spot to top, the wood sheath with blue textile cover, silver braid decoration, corroded gilt decorated metal mount to tip - 8 3/4in (22cm) long


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