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Indian Sword

Description:
This beautiful indian sword has a silver inlaid hilt and a pommel in the shape of an elephants head, the trunk forming the knuckle-guard.  The blade is chiseled with hunting subjects.
Place of Production:
India
Materials/Media:
steel with silver inlay
Dimensions:
blade 900mm, 175mm
Source:
Dean Castle
Digital Number:
EAAM091a - b
Creation Date:
late 19th century or early 20th century
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council


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