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    Indo-Persian Ornately Decorated Tulwar-Hilted Kukri. Traditional Talwar form plain iron hilt with an 18 1/2-inch single-edge curved blade in the kukri form. The hammer-forged blade is ornately decorated with panels of floral scroll accented with inlayed copper at the hilt and along the back of the blade. On each side of the widest portion of the blade there are circular vignettes, the obverse featuring a warrior or royalty; the reverse with a sun motif. The sun is accented with applied brass. The obverse also features a smaller vignette of crowned figure of applied brass.
    Condition: Very good. The handle displays fine pits and a uniform brown patina. The blade is nicely patinated.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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