Very Good, Rare 18 C. Pata Gauntlet Sword, India - 10010

The Pata Indian gauntlet Sword that was evolved from the Kattar push dagger and was in use during several centuries in India. This one is probably early to mid 18 C. with a 27 inches double edge blade. The hand gauntlet is made of engraved steel. Total length 37 inches. Very good condition. No scabbard. A rare unique and impressive item.