Indian sword hilt, extensive carvings of flowers and leaves, the raised surfaces applied with gold, the guard is in the form of a tiger rearing up with the pommel in the shape of an elephant whose trunk is wrapped around the attacking tiger below.
19th Century North Indian Silver Ricasso Tulwar A finely decorated Tulwar from the North of Indian. The almost perfect hilt is lavishly covered in silver with intricate floral patterns. The blade is of high quality with a sharp edge, its ricasso section also decorated with intricate silver work (Koftgari) outlining the langets. The sword is paired with its original wooden scabbard, finished with leather & velvet. A complete Indian sword in very good condition.
Indian khanjar dagger, mid 19th century, re-curving 8 1/2 in blade, finely forged with a central rib and slightly thickened tip. Steel handle finely decorated with silver images of flowers and animals. Original wood scabbard with green velvet cover. Total length 13 1/2 inches.