Antique Indo Persian Islamic Sword Indian Talwar Tulwar 18th century Mughal India

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Antique Indo - Persian, Islamic sword, Indian Talwar - Tulwar 18th century Mughal India.

DETAILS: An iron hilt of typical 18th century Northern Indian Islamic type, with a large prominent disk-shaped pommel surmounted by the bud - shaped finial, a cross-guard formed with a pair of short quillons with swollen terminals and long shaped langets, a knuckle bow with a stylized dragon head terminal.

A broad sturdy curved single edged hand forged steel blade with a false edge – yelmen, cut on each face with full – length fuller, chiseled with maker's mark and slightly visible Damascus watered lamination pattern. The wooden scabbard bound in black fabric and mounted with steel chape.

CONDITION: Signs of usage and wear, blade and hilt are slightly pitted.

MEASUREMENTS:

Overall length with the scabbard: 84 cm (33.07 inches)

Overall length without scabbard: 81 cm (31.89 inches)

Length of the blade: 70 cm (27.56 inches)

Width of the blade at the ricasso: 3.4cm (1.34 inches)

Item Details

Reference #:
ES1035
Quantity
1
Category
Militaria & Weapons
SubCategory
Edged Weapons & Knives
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
18th century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material