Very good 18 C. Khanjarly Dagger - India - 6916
This Khanjarli is a very rare form of Indian Khanjar with a strongly re-curving 8 ½ inches fullered blade with engraved reinforced top. The hilt is composed of bone grips and ivory lunette shaped pommel, of relativly large size 3 ½ inches wide. A steel D guard and pierced steel cross guard. No scabbard. It is a rare 18 Century piece of larger size than average. Good condition. Goos age patina on the bone and ivory sectors.