Rare 18C Indian "Backscratcher" Mace - 7389

We offer here for sale a rare old, probably 18 C. "backscratcher" Indian mace. The mace is made in the shape of the famous Indian backscratcher made of various material such as Ivory, bone, horn and others, but this one is wholly made of heavy single piece of steel. Its weight and dimensions suggests that it was for made for fighting purposes, and is surely a very efficient piece. The hand shape head is nicely chiselled with a ring and an archer ring on the fingers. This is a very nice object of very good quality steel work. Very good condition. Total length 22 1/2 inches, hand 3x2 1/4 inches.