10 December 2014
POIGNARD EN ACIER DAMASSE AVEC MANCHE EN JADE SCULPTE, KHANJAR
INDE MOGHOLE, XVIIIEME SIECLE, MANCHE PROBABLEMENT DU XIXEME SIECLE
The curved metal blade terminates in a pale celadon jade hilt, which is decorated with incised flowering plants and inlaid with gold and beads.
13 5/8 in. (34.5 cm.) long
The property of a European lady.
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Post Lot Text
A PALE CELADON JADE-HILTED WATERED-STEEL DAGGER, KHANJAR
MUGHAL INDIA, 18TH CENTURY, THE HILT PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
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