London, South Kensington
29 April 2005
AN IVORY AND DAMASCENED DAGGER (KHANJAR), INDIA, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
The curving blade carved each side with animal combat groups, the ivory faced hilt with cusped terminal, purple velvet covered wooden sheath -- 13in. (33cm.) long.
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