Lot 1040

An Indian enamelled shamshir, Lucknow, 19th century

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A90aw | Live auction | 116 Lots

Description

Sturdy smooth single-edged blade of forge-welded Damascus steel. The hilt profusely covered with polychrome enamel, lateral finials and pommel in the shape of dragon heads. Original (somewhat rubbed) velvet-covered wooden scabbard with suspension bars enamelled en suite and silver locket slightly shortened at the tip. Length 92.5 cm.


Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The post-auction sales to our "Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world" auction from November 23, 2021 has already started, and will run all the way through December 23, 2021. Until then you can purchase all unsold lots at the starting price plus the buyers premium.