Antique Indo Persian Islamic Sword Shamshir Mughal Indian Talwar Tulwar 18th Century North India
Antique Indo - Persian Islamic sword, Shamshir, Mughal Indian Talwar - Tulwar 18th century North India.
DETAILS: Slightly curved, single - edged, sturdy hand forged Damascus steel blade with a slightly visible watered pattern. with a false edge – yelmen the blade is adorned on each face with two brass dots. The iron talwar hilt of characteristic North Indian form comprised of a cross-guard formed with a pair of quillons with the terminals in the form of cusped palmettes and long shaped langets, baluster grip with disk shaped– shaped pommel (katori), surmounted with a domed top in the form of flower (phool) with beveled finial.
Overall length: 84.5 cm (33.27 inches)
CONDITION: Age and usage is showing; in good condition considering its age to be over 200 years old.