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    Indian Axe.
    Approximately 33-inches in overall length. The Indo-Persian axe has a curved steel blade which is 4 1/2-inches deep and approximately 8 1/2-inches on the blade point to point. Decorated on both sides of blade and block with finely chiseled work, Arabic scenes, floral and highlighted gold koftgari. The mallet/butt has a grotesque hunting scene with a highlighted gold inlay trim. The shaft is approximately 27 1/2-inches and features a curved to octagonal damascened pattern in 5 sections. Overall weight is approximately 4 pounds.

    Condition: In overall fine condition, with age wear present. Damascened shaft pattern is faint. Fine scratches overall due to storage and handling.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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