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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 698

    POIGNARD A MANCHE FLEURI

    INDE, PROBABLEMENT LUCKNOW, XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    POIGNARD A MANCHE FLEURI
    INDE, PROBABLEMENT LUCKNOW, XIXEME SIECLE
    La lame en acier à décor gravé en haut-relief et damasquiné à l'or, le manche finement emmaillé d'aigles affrontés ou perchés, dans des rondeaux sur un fond de rinceaux fleuris, deux inscriptions en sanscrit, le fourreau en cuir recouvert de satin broché
    Longueur : 34,5 cm. (13 5/8 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A MUGHAL DAGGER WITH SCABBARD, INDIA, PROBABLY LUCKNOW, 19TH CENTURY
    The watered-steel blade with deep engraved gold damascened floral design, the hilt with enamelled brids motifs, the leather scabbard covered with red satin