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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    AN OTTOMAN ENGRAVED GILT STEEL DAGGER, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN OTTOMAN ENGRAVED GILT STEEL DAGGER, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY
    The straight polished steel blade with ridged spine, the hilt with chased and engraved floral decoration, the wooden sheath with red velvet covering and similarly decorated chased gilt fittings, within a cavity to top a smaller kard with plain gilt hilt - 14in (35.5cm) long (2)


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