An Indian enamelled shamshir, Lucknow, 19th century
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DescriptionSturdy 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.
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