Bank, Sickle Shaped Knife, Mahratta, India. - 8144

The Bank Is a rare type of an Indian sickle shaped knife used by the Mahratta. It has its edge on the inner curved side of the blade. This specimen is 5 inches wide (Point to point), laminated steel blade, 3 long bone grips riveted to the blade tang and silver bolsters. Good condition. Some pitted spots on the blade. the bolsters are later. No scabbard.