Lot n° 112
1000 - 1200
Result with fees
: 1 152EUR
Large khyber or salawar yatagan knife, Afghanistan,... - Lot 112 - Ader
Large khyber or salawar yatagan knife, Afghanistan, early 19th century
Long straight blade with one edge and flat back in damascus steel, the heel inlaid with gold forming a half-lambrequin decorated with rosettes and leafy stems continued on the guard. The handle with a parrot beak end riveted with mother-of-pearl plates underlined by metallic threads and decorated with an openwork metallic strap ring.
Length : 48,5 cm
Traces of oxidation, decoration erased in places, slight accidents on the handle.
A Large Knife Khyber or Salawar Yatagan, Afghanistan, early 19th century
Collection of an amateur (lots 93 to 119).
Return to catalogue