Indo Persian Islamic Gold Damascene Damascus Steel Bow India
Antique Indo Persian Islamic gold damascene bow made entirely of Damascus steel, North India 19th century.Takedown bow of typical recurved form composed of two sections connected together at the central swelling grip by a screw. The limbs with pronounced string notches. The exterior adorned with finely gold damascene koftgari work of classical Indian flowers and tendrils, design. The reverse with well visible beautiful Damascus steel pattern.
MEASUREMENTS: The overall length is 104 .5cm (41 9⁄64 inches)
CONDITION: Showing the age, and usage, slight rubbing to gold koftgari inlay.