Bank, Sickle Shaped Knife, Mahratta, India. - 9043


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 grips from ivory sectors riveted to the blade tang and a steel bolsters. Very good condition. Few minor forging flaws on the blade. A rare item.

 
 
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