Very Rare 16 C. Chillanum Style Dagger South India - 10081
This very rare and early dagger is coming from South India, 16 C. or a bit later. The blade is in the Chillanum style of blades. re-curving with a thickened tip. Ivory grip with steel cross guard and pommel shaped with the heads of mythological creatures (Yali ??) and steel D guard. Blade 12 1/2 inches. Total 18 1/2 inches. Very rare, one of a kind item.