SOLD Antique Indo – Persian short Sword Kukri 18th -19th century India
SOLD Antique 18th -19th century Indo – Persian all steel short sword Kukri with traditional Indian shamshir form pistol hilt with lobed pommel and small shield shaped langets decorated over its entire surface with symmetrical arrangements of flowers and foliage. With broad blade of characteristic form chiseled on each side with figures in traditional dress within an architectural framework, foliage and a Sun – in - splendour with tracing of red paint inlaid.
MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 50.5 cm (19 7/8 inches.
CONDITION: CONDITION: Showing the age and usage, slightly pitted.