SOLD Antique Indo Persian Islamic Sword Shamshir Talwar Tulwar 18th century Mughal India
SOLD Antique Indo - Persian, Islamic sword, shamshir, Talwar - Tulwar 18th century Mughal India.
DETAILS: An iron hilt of typical 18th century Northern Indian Islamic type, with a bellied grip that runs down to form short quillons and long shaped langets, with a large saucer – shaped pommel.
A broad sturdy, curved single edged Watered Damascus steel blade of kilij form with fullers and yelmen, deeply stamped on the forte with maker's mark.
CONDITION: Signs of usage and wear.
MEASUREMENTS: overall length: 85.3cm (33 5/8 in) length of the blade: 73 cm (28 3/4 in)